The Shining

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Original run: 27 Apr 1997 – 1 May 1997

Country of origin: US

Genre: Drama, Horror/Supernatural

Network: ABC US

Watched by: 1 256 of 664 354 0.19%

Total running time: 4 hours 30 minutes

Episode duration: 90 minutes

IMDB rating: 6.1 of 10 15 308 rating: 7.373 of 10 4 934

MyShows rating: 3.93 of 5 645


The Shining is a television adaptation of a Stephen King novel that follows a recovering alcoholic professor. He ends up taking a job as a winter caretaker for a remote Colorado hotel which he seeks as an opportunity to finish a piece of work. With his wife and son with him, the caretaker settles in, only to see visions of the hotel's long deceased employees and guests. With evil intentions, they manipulate him into his dark side which takes a toll on him and his family.

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