Voto IMDb: 8,4/10 (570954 voti)
Regista: Stanley Kubrick
Cast: Jack Nicholson (come Jack Torrance), Shelley Duvall (come Wendy Torrance), Scatman Crothers (come Dick Hallorann), Barry Nelson (come Stuart Ullman), Joe Turkel (come Lloyd the Bartender)
Paese: USA Studio: Warner Bros.
Durata: 146 minuti
Genere(i): Horror, Drammatico
Trama: Signing a contract, Jack Torrance, a normal writer and former teacher agrees to take care of a hotel which has a long, violent past that puts everyone in the hotel in a nervous situation. While Jack slowly gets more violent and angry of his life, his son, Danny, tries to use a special talent, the "Shining", to inform the people outside about whatever that is going on in the hotel.