The Shining (movie)

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The Shining is a 1980 American-British horror drama movie. It is set during winter in a hotel in rural Colorado. It was directed by Stanley Kubrick. It is based on Stephen King's book of the same name. It stars Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall, Danny Lloyd, and Scatman Crothers. It was released on May 23, 1980. Reviews improved greatly over the years.

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Country Premiere
 Canada 13 June 1980
 United States 13 June 1980
 Denmark 26 September 1980
 Finland 26 September 1980
 Norway 26 September 1980
 Sweden 26 September 1980
 United Kingdom 5 October 1980
 France 16 October 1980
 West Germany 16 October 1980
 Netherlands 30 October 1980
 Australia 13 November 1980
 Portugal 20 November 1980
 Ireland 12 December 1980
 Japan 13 December 1980
 Greece 22 December 1980
 Italy 22 December 1980
 Argentina 25 December 1980
 Brazil 25 December 1980
 Colombia 25 December 1980
 Mexico 25 December 1980
 Peru 15 January 1981
 Uruguay 31 July 1981
 Hong Kong 2 June 1983
 Russia 29 October 2020

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