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Room 237

Synopsis
Rodney Ascher’s documentary about The SHINING features fans, critics and scholars speaking about the film who reveal a surprising number of theories about the meanings, codes, clues and subtexts hidden in Stanley Kubrick’s adaptation of Stephen King’s novel.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Year of release
2013
Subjects
Film studies
Keywords
film criticism; Kubrick, Stanley (1928-1999); horror films; conspiracy theories

Credits

Director
Rodney Ascher
Producer
Tim Kirk
Composer
Hutson Wiliiam; Jonathan Snipes

Distribution Formats

Type
DVD
Format
Region 2 PAL
Price
£11.44
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
102 minutes
Year
2013

Distributor

Name

Metrodome Distribution

Notes
Specialist distributor of quality, independent films, both theatrically and subsequently on DVD. DVD releases include new films, classic cinema, documentaries, animation, stage adaptations, television programming and historical drama. NB. Metrodome Distribution went into administration in 2016

Online Retailer

Name

amazon.co.uk

Web
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