Scenes from "The Shining" ran an article about some of the theories in the new documentary Room 237, which is currently screening at the Sundance Film Festival.  

The documentary explores the numerous theories about the real meaning of Stanley Kubrick's version of The Shining.

Jazzing up a process usually reserved for scholarly pursuits, Ascher combines reasonable interpretations of "The Shining" with hilariously extreme conclusions -- but in every case, the narrator's authority over their own ideas makes even the battiest theories sound credible.

Eric Kohn describes the top 5 most outlandish theories presented in the film.  Read the whole piece here.

I'm definately going to have to watch The Shining again and see this documentary.


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