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The Shining (1980)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $44,017,374Details
International Box Office $710,853Details
Worldwide Box Office $44,728,227
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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)
October 31st, 2017 (Wide), released as Shining (Re-release) (Italy)
Video Release: June 29th, 1999 by Warner Home Video, released as Shining, The
MPAA Rating: R
Running Time: 146 minutes
Comparisons: vs. One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
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Keywords: Writing and Writers, Writer's Block, Hauntings, Domestic Abuse, Addiction, Dysfunctional Family, Psychological Horror, Isolation Horror
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Horror
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Fantasy
Production Countries: United Kingdom,
United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Theater Average Opening Weekend 82 $62,234 May 23, 1980 3
Memorial Day (Opening, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 96 $2,075,228 May 23, 1980 3

Leading Cast

   Jack Torrance

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

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Production and Technical Credits

   Director
Stephen King    Story Creator

The bold credits above the line are the "above-the-line" credits, the other the "below-the-line" credits.

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1980/05/23 4 $622,337   10 $62,234   $622,337 1

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Date
Opening
Weekend
Opening
Weekend
Theaters
Maximum
Theaters
Theatrical
Engagements
Total
Box Office
Report
Date
Italy 10/31/2017 $112,027 0 0 0 $337,071 11/8/2017
United Kingdom 11/2/2012 $0 0 18 28 $373,782 11/1/2017
 
International Total$710,853 11/8/2017

International Cumulative Box Office Records


Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records


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

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