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The Shining

Reissued for Halloween, Kubrick’s adaptation of Stephen King remains a formidable and unsettling viewing experience. Jack Nicholson is superb as Jack Torrance, the newly appointed winter caretaker of the menacing Overlook hotel. A visual tour de force for its use of Steadicam and featuring illuminating references to the work of Diane Arbus, it’s one you won’t want to see alone…