The 13th Floor


Why Stephen King Hates Stanley Kubrick’s Version Of THE SHINING

It’s no secret that Stephen King is not a big fan of Stanley Kubrick’s adaptation of The Shining.  In 1985 interview with Craig Modderno, King said, “It’s like this great big gorgeous car with no engine in it.”  He reiterated that review (verbatim) as recently as last year.  While it’s never surprising for an author […]


Video Flashback: What It Was Probably Like On The Set Of THE SHINING

This video’s been floating around the web for a long time, and I think we can all arguably agree that it’s probably the single best promotional commercial ever put together in honor of a well respected and revered director. Back in 2008, Channel 4 was planning a Stanley Kubrick retrospective which included 10 of his […]