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Chilling Shit lol - Krzysztof Penderecki's "The Dream Of Jacob" (1976)

Most people don’t know avant garde composers or pieces by name, but there’s always a chance you’ve heard some of this stuff somewhere.  In the case of Polish composer Krzysztof Penderecki, you may have heard his music in Stanley Kubrick’s “The Shining.” 44 more words

The Shining: Is It Worth Your Time?

The Shining, by Stephen King, is all about the life of a family of three as they relocate into the Overlook Hotel for the winter. The novel is split into five parts with each having its own theme and major occurrence. 580 more words


The Shining

This year, I seem to be branching out into books I don’t usually read. This time was The Shining by Stephen King.

Humans have a strange fascination with violence. 344 more words


10 Essential Gifts for Your Favorite Horror Movie Fan and Spooky Person

If you don’t know your Freddy Krueger from your Michael Myers or you haven’t watched Stranger Things yet, it might be difficult to shop for the horror movie fan or spooky person in your life. 439 more words

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The Jump Scare Podcast: Bonus Cast - Remaking Our Favourite Horror Movie


On this episode of the Bonus Podcast, Jay & Coxy answer your fan questions, including remaking our favourite horror movies of all time, the best soundtracks of all time and the essential movies for horror education. 15 more words


Thoughts on "The Shining"

The movie “The Shining” is a classic horror movie based on the iconic book by Stephen King. The credit for writing the movie goes to Stanley Kubrick and Diane Johnson. 218 more words


Room 237

As any student of any art form knows and fears, the moment you begin to study a particular text, film, or other piece of art is the moment it falls apart and becomes a gaping corpse of functional, practical parts ready to be dissected and reassembled in any Frankenstein manner you wish. 382 more words