Due to The Shining's popularity, the Stanley Hotel has embraced the connection by hosting tours and events related to the novel and film. Room 237 is told entirely through voice-overs by people with theories about The Shining. As you can see, his screenplay is a direct reflection of the sinister mind of his character — manic and scatterbrained. According to one, the film is about the cultural assimilation of Native Americans, because, according to the story, the hotel was built on a Native American burial mound; and there is imagery throughout the film associated with the American West. The 35-minute “The Making Of ‘The Shining’” was originally shot by the director’s then-17-year-old daughter for the BBC show “Arena.” And still today it … Directed by Stanley Kubrick. In 2015, the hotel decided to add the iconic hedge maze to the open area in the front of the property, which has been a hit with visitors. Staircases to Nowhere: Making Stanley Kubrick's The Shining Titre original: Staircases to Nowhere: Making Stanley Kubrick's The Shining ( Film ) Staircases to Nowhere: Making Stanley Kubrick's The Shining 20 May 2013. Jack Nicholson’s performance in The Shining is historic. Behind the Scenes Photos. With Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall, Danny Lloyd, Scatman Crothers. 2013 Documentary To add one more square to the quilt that is “The Shining” is a documentary from Vivian Kubrick dug up by Dangerous Minds. Documentary 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4 / 10 X Kubrick Remembered is one of the supplementary bonus documentaries included in Stanley Kubrick: The Masterpiece Collection. The intensity and barbarism Nicholson brings to the film propels the movie to terrifying heights. A family heads to an isolated hotel for the winter where a sinister presence influences the father into violence, while his psychic son sees horrific forebodings from both past and future.