The Shining Bloopers & Goofs

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See the goofs, blunders and plain ole mistakes in the 1980 Horror / Occult movie starring Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall, Scatman Crothers et al.
Contributed by: Marty Lawson
The opening sequence shows an aerial view of the Overlook, if you notice there isn't room in the back of the hotel for a maze and no maze appears around the hotel.
Contributed by: Peter A
In the scene where Jack tries to break down the door with his ax, you see that he breaks through the right side only where he says his famous line: "Here's Johnny!, but the next scene the left panel is also broken.
Contributed by: Tom O'Donoghue
In the first gold room scene where Jack gets a drink from the bar tender, he is served his shot with an ice cube. When the camera goes back to Jack after talking to the barman, the ice has melted.
The bartending scene where Jack asks for a bottle of Bourbon, the bartender pulls out a bottle of Jack Daniels whiskey, which is not a bourbon.
Contributed by: Tim Koontz
When you look very carefully at the bat when Jack swings it, you can tell very easily that it is a rubber bat when it just whips around the lady's head!
On the first part of the movie where Jack is driving to the Hotel, in one of the frames, you can see a helicopter's shadow in the bottom right hand corner.
In the scene where the mom is talking with the doctor you can clearly see the ashes on her cigarette changing from one cut to another.
In the very first arial shot of the overlook hotel, you can see the churning blades of a helicopter, in the top portion of the screen.
Jack pulls the paper out of typewriter when Duvall interrupts him and when she leaves he starts typing again on a piece of paper that magically appears in the typewriter!
If you look very closely, while Dick is talking on the telephone at Stapleton international airport, the change on his briefcase moves slightly in a couple of shots.
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