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The Shining (1980)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $44,017,374Details
International Box Office $373,782Details
Worldwide Box Office $44,391,156
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

Movie Details

Production Budget:$19,000,000
Domestic Releases: May 23rd, 1980 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
International Releases: November 2nd, 2012 (Limited), released as The Shining (Re: 2012) (United Kingdom)
Video Release: June 29th, 1999 by Warner Home Video, released as Shining, The
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Keywords: Writing and Writers, Writer's Block, Hauntings, Domestic Abuse, Addiction, Dysfunctional Family, Psychological Horror
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Fantasy
Production Countries: United Kingdom

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Memorial Day (Opening, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 95 $2,001,195 May 23, 1980 3


   Jack Torrance
Danny Lloyd    Danny Torrance
Scatman Crothers    Dick Hallorann
Barry Nelson    Stuart Ullman
Philip Stone    Delbert Grady
Joe Turkel    Lloyd
Anne Jackson    Doctor
Tony Burton    Larry Durkin
Lia Beldam    Young Woman in Bath
Billie Gibson    Old Woman in Bath
Barry Dennen    Bill Watson
David Baxt    Forest Ranger 1
Manning Redwood    Forest Ranger 2
Lisa Burns    Grady Daughter
Shelley Duvall    Wendy Torrance

Production and Technical Credits

Story Creator    Stephen King

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1980/05/23 4 $622,337   10 $62,234   $622,337 3

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

Weekly US DVD Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
10/13/20133013,155 581,534$58,433$5,070,440746
10/27/20133013,909 608,540$60,871$5,188,525748