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Danny Lloyd Still Gets Spooky Calls From The Shining Fans

Former child actor Danny Lloyd is frequently bombarded with prank calls by fans trying to spook him by reciting his creepy lines from horror classic The Shining.Lloyd was just six years old when he played...

Stephen King Revisits The Shining Kid In New Book

Stephen King is bringing the creepy child from The Shining back to life in his new book.The legendary horror writer admits he decided to revisit Danny Torrance, the psychic son of Jack Nicholson's crazed character...

Stephen King Donates To Gun Control Group

The Shining writer Stephen King has handed over a substantial donation to a gun control group in Maine.The best-selling horror author and his wife, Tabitha, have given "five figures" to bosses at the Coalition for...

The Things They Say: 3354411

"After the Oscars, where I won an Oscar, you go back and you present one. I was presenting one and I came back from doing it, I was very, very nervous about it, and I...

Stephen King's The Shining Sequel Gets Release Date

Stephen King has thrilled horror fans by announcing the release date for his upcoming sequel to The Shining.The long-awaited follow-up, entitled Doctor Sleep, will hit shelves on 24 September next year (13), the author confirmed...

24 Minutes To Be Restored To U.k. Version Of The Shining

For the first time, all 144 minutes of Stanley Kubrick's The Shining , starring Jack Nicholson, will be shown in Britain, beginning on Halloween. It will be 24 minutes longer than the version that has...

Jack Black's Roger Moore Influence

Jack Black admits he could have ''subconsciously'' based his acting career on Roger Moore. The 'School of Rock' actor and former James Bond star Roger are both famed for quizzically raising their eyebrows during scenes...

Daniel Radcliffe's Woman Refusal

Daniel Radcliffe refused to watch the 'Woman in Black' stage production after landing a role in the film.The 22-year-old actor - who shot to fame playing Harry Potter in the wizarding franchise from the age...

Stanley Kubrick's The Shining Dissected For Hidden Clues In New Film

The alleged subliminal messages moviemaker Stanley Kubrick placed in his 1980 horror movie The Shining are to be explored in a fascinating new documentary, which will debut at the Sundance Film Festival in Utah next...

Charlize Theron's Shining Inspiration For Snow White Role

Charlize Theron drew inspiration from Jack Nicholson's crazed character in The Shining to play the Evil Queen in her highly-anticipated movie Snow White And The Huntsman.The actress turns bad to play the malevolent monarch in...

Josh Homme Scared Of 'Dark' John Paul Jones

Josh Homme was "scared" of how "dark" John Paul Jones was when they first worked together.The musicians, along with Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl, formed Them Crooked Vultures in 2009 and the Queens of the...

Charlie Sheen Surrounded By 'Enablers', Claims Porn Star

Porn star Capri Anderson says Charlie Sheen is surrounded by "enablers" who allow him to be a drug user.The X-rated actress was with the troubled actor on the fateful night in October last year when...

Robert Pattinson For Kurt Cobain Biopic?

Robert Pattinson is being lined up to pay Kurt Cobain in a biopic of his life. The 23-year-old actor has reportedly been talking with the late Nirvana singer's widow Courtney Love, who will work as...

Feminine Rocker Dave Grohl

Dave Grohl wants a woman to portray him in the Kurt Cobain biopic.The Foo Fighters frontman thinks Shelly Duvall - who starred alongside Jack Nicholson in 'The Shining' - would be the perfect choice to...

King Writing The Shining Sequel

STEPHEN KING has thrilled horror fans with the news he has started work on a sequel to his most famous book - THE SHINING.The 1977 novel was adapted for the big screen three years later...

The Shining Tops Frightening Film List

THE SHINING has been named the most terrifying film of all time in a new poll.The 1980 Stanley Kubrick classic, starring Jack Nicholson as a deranged writer, topped the list of the world's scariest movies...

Duvall's Crazy Antics Exposed By Tabloid

JACK NICHOLSON's THE SHINING co-star SHELLEY DUVALL has been exposed as an alien-obsessed crazy lady in a U.S. tabloid expose.The actress, who also starred opposite Robin Williams in Popeye, has friends and neighbours in Blano,...

Cowell Polished Nicholson's Shining Axe

SIMON COWELL was all set for a career in the movies before turning to music - he worked on JACK NICHOLSON's horror movie THE SHINING. The American Idol star has forged a lucrative career for himself...

Movie Reviews The Uninvited

It's not often that a horror film attracts anything but derision from critics, but The Uninvited is actually receiving some quite decent reviews. "I recoiled twice in the opening minutes of The Uninvited, and that's...

Fascinating Fact 5733

A model spacecraft from the first STAR WARS film fetched $406,000 (GBP203,000) at auction in Hollywood - more than double its expected price. Other items which went under the hammer at the Profiles In History...

Exorcist Named Scariest Ever

The Exorcist has been named the scariest film ever made in a new survey, while Silence of the Lambs baddie Hannibal Lecter was voted the top villain.A poll of more 5,000 movielovers by MSN Movies...

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Knightley Hates The Red Carpet

Actress Keira Knightley has said that she hates making appearances on the red carpet and being rated on how she looks at an event.In an interview in the latest issue of Allure magazine, the Atonement...

By on 26 September 2007

Cusack Creeped Out By The Shining Hotel

JOHN CUSACK didn't have to dig too deep to play a terrified hotel guest in new horror movie 1408 - he once stayed at the place writer STEPHEN KING based THE SHINING on. The actor...

The Things They Say 4903

"When I came out, it was night and I had to walk home by myself. And I remember that being one of the scariest 25 minutes of my young life. I was freaked out." JOHN...

Darabont To Film Another Stephen King Novel

Director FRANK DARABONT is bringing another STEPHEN KING novella to the big screen after finding success with the author's stories THE SHAWSHANK REDEMPTION (94) and THE GREEN MILE (98). THE MIST tells the story of...

The Exorcist Tops Scary Film Poll

Horror classic THE EXORCIST has been named the Scariest Movie Ever Made in a new magazine poll. The 1973 film beat ROSEMARY'S BABY and THE SHINING in the Stuff survey, which appears in the American...

Johansson Wants To Be Scared

Hollywood starlet SCARLETT JOHANSSON wants her next movie to be a STANLEY KUBRICK-style horror. In a short, but prolific acting career, the 21-year-old has tackled comedy and drama, most famously appearing in LOST IN TRANSLATION...

Hudson's Dreams Of Escaping Hollywood

ALMOST FAMOUS star KATE HUDSON dreams of escaping from her Hollywood lifestyle to work on an apple farm. The blonde actress, who announced her split with rocker husband CHRIS ROBINSON last week (14AUG06), admits she...

Nicholson To Demolish Brando Home

JACK NICHOLSON is planning to knock down MARLON BRANDO's former Los Angeles estate and plant flower beds on the property which neighbours his home. THE SHINING actor bought the property for $6.1 million (GBP2.4 million)...

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Jamie Foxx Offers An Explanation For His Mayweather/Pacquiao National Anthem Performance

Jamie Foxx has tried to defend his rendition of the National Anthem before...

Miley Cyrus & Joan Jett - Different Video

Miley Cyrus teams up with rock legend Joan Jett for a performance of Jett's song 'Different'...

The Who Confirmed as Sunday Headliner at Glastonbury 2015

The Who has been confirmed as the Sunday night headliner for Glastonbury 2015 - the second...

Lucasfilm Confirms 'Indiana Jones 5', But What About Harrison Ford?

Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy has confirmed that Indiana Jones...

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Scientific Study Concludes Hip Hop Was More Impactful Than The Beatles

A study by the University of London and Imperial College has concluded that...

Battery Charges Against Chris Brown In Las Vegas Case Dropped

Criminal charges against singer Chris Brown have been dropped, after...

Tim Burton Rushed to Hospital after Accident on Blackpool Film Set

Director Tim Burton has been rushed to A&E after an accident on the set...

Modestep - Machines Video

Modestep have released the official music video for their 23rd February 2015 single, 'Machines'. The song is set to serve as...

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