Premium The uncanny and the fairy tale in Kubrick's The shining.
Hoile, Christopher
Publication year1984
Publication titleLiterature Film Quarterly
Resource typeAcademic journal
Discusses the relation of the primitive animistic world to the ever-present oedipal tensions between father, mother,and child as demonstrated in the motion picture 'The Shining,' directed by Stanley Kubrick. Symbolism of the garden maze in the movie; Psychoanalysis of the main characters of the movie; Concepts of psychoanalyst Sigmund Freud which are present in the movie.
Keyword(s)Shining, The (Film) , Kubrick, Stanley, 1928-1999 , Freud, Sigmund, 1856-1939 , Horror films , Families in motion pictures , Psychoanalysis & motion pictures , Uncanny, The (Psychoanalysis) , Fairy tales , Film characters

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