The Economist: The Shining’s long shadow

The Economist

An in-depth exploration of The Shining moving from novel (with sequel) to movie to opera concluding: “The Shining” lives on because it taps into something deep in the psyche. Whether it’s Mr King’s tortured Jack lurking in the basement, Kubrick’s eternally-crazed Jack roaming through the maze, or now Mr Moravec’s caretaker singing: “I am the […] Read more »