Rear Window and The Shining

Two of the classic movies about people stuck inside are The Shining and Rear Window. The Shining is about a family hired to work as caretakers of a large Colorado hotel that gets snowed in every winter and Rear Window is about a photojournalist stuck in his New York apartment with a broken leg. The men in these situations really handle being inside for too long in very different ways. While Jimmy Stewart’s character in Rear Window is not a model citizen when he resorts to peeping on all of his neighbors across the way, Jack Nicholson’s Jack Torrance character goes a bit further by going nuts, getting possessed by hotel demons and trying to kill everyone. To each his own. When sheltered in pl

Featured Posts
Recent Posts
Follow Us
  • Facebook Basic Square
  • Twitter Basic Square
  • Google+ Basic Square

© 2015 by PS Talbot. Proudly created with