Tag Archives: Shining

31 Nights of Horror. Night 20: The Shining

The Shining (1980) is one of my favorite movies. I have watched it so many times that I can practically cite it line-by-line. It is a great story, even though is does not stay on pace with Stephen King’s story all that much. Jack Nicholson is brilliant. He nailed the role of “Jack” and set a standard for every other …

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NaBloPoMo: Did you have an imaginary friend?

I am participating in the NaBloPoMo challenge for May. It should be a fun one. It is titled: Play. Today’s topic is: Did you have an imaginary friend? No I didn’t but one thing that is sure to creep anyone out is this video of the top five imaginary friends in the movies including Danny Torrance in the The Shining. Check it out: …

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Scary Movie Bracket: Champion: The Exorcist

Over the past few weeks we conducted our own form of March Madness. We set out to find out what you, rabid reader, think was the scariest movie of all time. We had some great match ups including the best in the horror genre. Everything from the classics like Dracula, Frankenstein, The Wolf Man and the Creature from the Black …

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Scary Movie Bracket: The Shinning vs. The Thing

Here at the Fort we love sports, March Madness and scary movies. Play along with us and find out what is the scariest movie of all time, voted on by you, my rabid readers! See who’s winning and the “official rules” Scary Movie Bracket Round 2: The Shining vs. The Thing vs.         The Shinning A man, his …

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31 Days of Horror. Day 24: The Shinning

Every year we have a tradition in the Forto house where we celebrate the greatest month of the year, October, with scare your socks off, hide under the covers, turn on all the lights, sleep with one eye open, fright fest, movie marathon everynight of the month! We call it 31 Days of Horror Tonights Movie: The Shinning is one of my …

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