What's the Difference between The Shining the Book and The Shining the Movie?


The Shining

Released: 1977
Author: Stephen King

The Shining

Released: 1980
Director: Stanley Kubrick
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Jack Torrance
Jack Torrance
Portrayed by: Jack Nicholson
Wendy Torrance
Wendy Torrance
Portrayed by: Shelley Duvall
Portrayed by: Danny Lloyd
The Shining Book vs Movie
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In the Book In the Movie
   Jack has a sludge hammer Jack has an ax.
   Jack struggles with alcoholism and authority issues. It is alcohol and severe writer's block.
   The cover above show a picture of dannny as if he's a murder or trouble maker,or just evil. Danny in the movie looks like an average kid.
   Danny is 5 years old and like to watch pbs shows like sesame street Danny is 7 years old and like to watch cartoons.
   The boiler must be dumped several times a day or it will explode. The boiler is not mentioned or touched or dangerous in anyway
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