The Shining is a Kubrik classic. Out there with Full Metal Jacket and Space Odyssey, it captures the true horror of The Overlook Hotel and the monsters within.
“Swear to me swear to me that if it isn’t dead you’ll all come back.” I was terribly excited to see the release of IT Chapter 2. So excited that last night, from 7PM until 1AM (about 5.5h) I sat down in a very comfortable chair watching the IMAX release of IT Chapter 2 preceded… Read more »
Location: Design Museum 224-238 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London, Greater London, W8 6AG 26 April – 15 September 2019 I had the opportunity to travel to London last weekend and I saw one of the most iconic filmmakers – Stanley Kubrick.
“And will I tell you that these three lived happily ever after? I will not, for no one ever does. But there was happiness. And they did live.” ― Stephen King, The Dark Tower “Time flies, knells call, life passes, so hear my prayer. Birth is nothing but death begun, so hear my prayer. Death… Read more »
“Susannah realized, with dawning bitterness, that she could now give the perfect definition of a ka-mai: one who has been given hope but no choices. Like giving a motorcycle to a blindman, she thought. Richard” ― Stephen King, Song of Susannah “The magic went away. Maerlyn retired to his cave in one world, the sword… Read more »
“Ka works and the world moves on.” ― Stephen King, Wolves of the Calla “Eddie saw great things and near misses. Albert Einstein as a child, not quite struck by a run-away milk-wagon as he crossed a street. A teenage boy named Albert Schweitzer getting out of a bathtub and not quite stepping on… Read more »
“Who can remember the pangs and sweetness of those early years? We remember our first real love no more clearly than the illusions that caused us to rave during a high fever.” ― Stephen King, Wizard and Glass “Men were funny, aye, so they were, and the most amusing thing about them was how little… Read more »
“All is silent in the halls of the dead. All is forgotten in the stone halls of the dead, Behold the stairways which stand in darkness; behold the rooms of ruin. These are the halls of the dead where the spiders spin and the great circuits fall quiet, one by one.” ― Stephen King, The… Read more »
“He walked out of nowhere toward nowhere, a man from another time who, it seemed, had reached a point of pointless ending.” ― Stephen King, The Drawing of the Three “The Tower. He would come to the Dark Tower and there he would sing their names; there he would sing their names; there he would… Read more »
“Yet suppose further. Suppose that all worlds, all universes, met at a single nexus, a single pylon, a Tower. And within it, a stairway, perhaps rising to the Godhead itself. Would you dare climb to the top, gunslinger? Could it be that somewhere above all of endless reality, there exists a room?…’ You dare not.’… Read more »