The Stanley Hotel in Estes Park is best known for hosting horror novelist Stephen King, inspiring him to write "The Shining." As we watch horror movies in the days leading up to Halloween, I'm going to share with you 5 Interesting Facts About the Shining you may (or may not) have known.
But it took nine days to set up and appoximately a year to get right. Kubrick was known for his compulsiveness and numerous retakes in filmmaking. According to accounts from the crew, every time the doors would open and blood poured out, Kubrick would say "it doesn't look like blood."