This week the Hack or Slash team is joined by the delightful and entertaining Matt from fearter.com. Together we discuss one of the most famous slow burn horror films - The Shining (1980). The team debates the success of Kubrik's approach to Stephen King's story, the emotional impact of its score, and the hilarity of Wendy's flailing arms. You can read Matt's review of The Shining here. This episode contains spoilers.
Title: "The Shining" (1980)
Synopsis: A family heads to an isolated hotel for the winter where an evil spiritual presence influences the father into violence, while his psychic son sees horrific forebodings from the past and of the future.
Run time: 2 hour 26 minutes
Release Date: June 13, 1980
Director: Stanley Kubrick
Body Count: 2
Day of Chaos Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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