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--> "He invited the driver of the limo to perform an illegal sex act on himself. To engage in oral congress with various rodents and birds. He articulated his own proposal that all persons of Negro blood return to their native continent. He expressed his sincere belief in the position the limo-driver's soul would occupy in the afterlife. He finished by saying that he believed he had met the limo-driver's mother in a New Orleans house of prostitution."

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--> "He invited the driver of the limo to perform an illegal sex act on himself. To engage in oral congress with various rodents and birds. He articulated his own proposal that all persons of Negro blood return to their native continent. He expressed his sincere belief in the position the limo-driver's soul would occupy in the afterlife. He finished by saying that he believed he had met the limo-driver's mother in a New Orleans house of prostitution.""
* During the Exit chapter, [[spoiler:just after the boiler blows]], Hallorann, Wendy, and Danny are launched in the air, [[spoiler:by the explosion]]. Right before they hit the ground, Hallorann's passing thoughts, essentially, amounts to, "This is what Superman must feel like." Even Hallorann is unsure why he thought that.


* If you donít find the movie very scary. Or you only started watching the film from when Wendy finds ďno work and no playĒ on the typewriter, then Jack Nicholson can admittedly be quite hilarious. First thereís his overly sarcastic response to Wendy saying Danny needs to go to doctor. And of course the ďIím not gonna hurt you, Iím just gonna bash your brainsĒ.. And letís not forget the bathroom scene..

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* If you donít find the movie very scary. Or you only started watching the film from when Wendy finds ďno work and no playĒ on the typewriter, then Jack Nicholson can admittedly be quite hilarious. First thereís his overly sarcastic response to Wendy saying Danny needs to go to doctor. And of course the ďIím not gonna hurt you, Iím just gonna bash your brainsĒ.. brainsĒ. And letís not forget the bathroom scene..scene...
* This hysterical usage of NarrativeProfanityFilter from the novel:
--> "He invited the driver of the limo to perform an illegal sex act on himself. To engage in oral congress with various rodents and birds. He articulated his own proposal that all persons of Negro blood return to their native continent. He expressed his sincere belief in the position the limo-driver's soul would occupy in the afterlife. He finished by saying that he believed he had met the limo-driver's mother in a New Orleans house of prostitution."


* When Dick Hallorann arrives at the Overlook after moving Heaven and Earth to come to the rescue, he's struck down by Jack Torrance with an axe just moments after entering the hotel, screaming like Tarzan. This scene may come across as upsetting when watched with the rest of the movie,but watched seldom and it comes across as dark comedy.

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* When Dick Hallorann arrives at the Overlook after moving Heaven and Earth to come to the rescue, he's struck down by Jack Torrance with an axe just moments after entering the hotel, screaming like Tarzan. This scene may come across as upsetting when watched with the rest of the movie,but movie, but watched seldom and it comes across as dark comedy.



* If you donít find the movie very scary. Or you only started watching the film from when Wendy finds ďno work and no playĒ on the typewriter. Than Jack Nicholson can admittedly be quite hilarious. First thereís his overly sarcastic response to Wendy saying Danny needs to go to doctor. And of coarse the ďIím not gonna hurt you, Iím just gonna bash your brainsĒ.. And letís not forget the bathroom scene..

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* If you donít find the movie very scary. Or you only started watching the film from when Wendy finds ďno work and no playĒ on the typewriter. Than typewriter, then Jack Nicholson can admittedly be quite hilarious. First thereís his overly sarcastic response to Wendy saying Danny needs to go to doctor. And of coarse course the ďIím not gonna hurt you, Iím just gonna bash your brainsĒ.. And letís not forget the bathroom scene..


* If you donít find the movie very scary. Or you only started watching the film from when Wendy finds ďno work and no playĒ on the typewriter. Than Jack Nickerson can admittedly be quite hilarious. First thereís his overly sarcastic response to Wendy saying Danny needs to go to doctor. And of coarse the ďIím not gonna hurt you, Iím just gonna bash your brainsĒ.. And letís not forget the bathroom scene..

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* If you donít find the movie very scary. Or you only started watching the film from when Wendy finds ďno work and no playĒ on the typewriter. Than Jack Nickerson Nicholson can admittedly be quite hilarious. First thereís his overly sarcastic response to Wendy saying Danny needs to go to doctor. And of coarse the ďIím not gonna hurt you, Iím just gonna bash your brainsĒ.. And letís not forget the bathroom scene..


* Edgar Allen Poe's ''The Masque Of the Red Death'' is referenced several times in the novel. What makes this funny is that Jack absolutely ''hates'' Poe, who he considers to be "The Great American Hack".

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* Edgar Allen Poe's ''The Masque Of the Red Death'' is referenced several times in the novel. What makes this funny is that Jack absolutely ''hates'' Poe, who he considers to be "The Great American Hack".Hack".
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* If you donít find the movie very scary. Or you only started watching the film from when Wendy finds ďno work and no playĒ on the typewriter. Than Jack Nickerson can admittedly be quite hilarious. First thereís his overly sarcastic response to Wendy saying Danny needs to go to doctor. And of coarse the ďIím not gonna hurt you, Iím just gonna bash your brainsĒ.. And letís not forget the bathroom scene..


* Edgar Allen Poe's ''The Masque Of the Red Death'' is referenced several times in the novel. What makes this funny is that Jack absolutely ''hates'' Poe, who he considers to be "The Great American Hack".
* If you end up only seeing the ending, or don't find it scary. Jack Nickelson can admittedly be kinda hilarous when he finally snaps. Espically the staircase scene.

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* Edgar Allen Poe's ''The Masque Of the Red Death'' is referenced several times in the novel. What makes this funny is that Jack absolutely ''hates'' Poe, who he considers to be "The Great American Hack".
* If you end up only seeing the ending, or don't find it scary. Jack Nickelson can admittedly be kinda hilarous when he finally snaps. Espically the staircase scene.
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* Edgar Allen Poe's ''The Masque Of the Red Death'' is referenced several times in the novel. What makes this funny is that Jack absolutely ''hates'' Poe, who he considers to be "The Great American Hack".

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* Edgar Allen Poe's ''The Masque Of the Red Death'' is referenced several times in the novel. What makes this funny is that Jack absolutely ''hates'' Poe, who he considers to be "The Great American Hack".Hack".
* If you end up only seeing the ending, or don't find it scary. Jack Nickelson can admittedly be kinda hilarous when he finally snaps. Espically the staircase scene.


* The ending of Kubrick's version, with Jack hunting down Danny in the hedge maze, is quite chilling. But taken on its own merits, the last glimpse we get of Jack - frozen stiff with his eyes rolled upward in a "Well, ''shit''" expression - is downright comical.

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* The ending of Kubrick's version, with Jack hunting down Danny in the hedge maze, is quite chilling. But taken on its own merits, the last glimpse we get of Jack - frozen stiff with his eyes rolled upward in a "Well, ''shit''" expression - is downright comical.comical.
* Edgar Allen Poe's ''The Masque Of the Red Death'' is referenced several times in the novel. What makes this funny is that Jack absolutely ''hates'' Poe, who he considers to be "The Great American Hack".


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** At the end, Wendy frantically runs in and tells Jack that some strange woman attacked Danny. Jack's reply is a calm, deliberate ''"Are you out of your fucking mind?"''.




* When Wendy,already nearly on the brink of losing it, spots a man in a bear suit "blowing" a well dressed gentleman. Again, watching the scene alone will probably leave you in stitches, but with the rest of the movie it'll make you feel bewildered.

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\n* Jack lets Wendy know he's had it with her:
-->'''Jack Torrance:''' Wendy, let me explain something to you. Whenever you come in here and interrupt me, you're breaking my concentration. You're ''dis''(''smacks forehead'')''tracting'' me! And it will then (''tears up the page he was writing'') take me time to get back to where I was! You understand?
-->'''Wendy Torrance:''' Yeah.
-->'''Jack Torrance:''' Now, we're going to make a new rule. When you come in here and you hear me (''types loudly'') TYPING or whether you DON'T hear me typing, or whatever the ''fuck'' you hear me doing, when I'm IN here, it means that I am working! That means DON'T come in! Now, do you think you can handle that?
-->'''Wendy Torrance:''' Yeah.
-->'''Jack Torrance:''' Good. Now why don't you start right now and get the fuck out of here?
* When Wendy,already Wendy, already nearly on the brink of losing it, spots a man in a bear suit "blowing" a well dressed gentleman. Again, watching the scene alone will probably leave you in stitches, but with the rest of the movie it'll make you feel bewildered.


* Stanley Kubrick's films are usually not very funny, but the film critic David Thomson has argued that ''The Shining'' is the funniest film Kubrick ever made. The sheer richness of Jack's insanity, and the gleeful relish with which Jack Nicholson tackles the role, especially after Wendy's discovered that Jack's "novel" consists of nothing but pages and pages of paper covered with "All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy", makes for something that manages to be both very frightening and ''freaking hilarious''. Come on, tell me you didn't laugh at "[[MemeticMutation Heeeeeeere's JOHNNY!]]"

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* Stanley Kubrick's films are usually not very funny, but the film critic David Thomson has argued that ''The Shining'' is the funniest film Kubrick ever made. The sheer richness of Jack's insanity, and the gleeful relish with which Jack Nicholson tackles the role, especially after Wendy's discovered that Jack's "novel" consists of nothing but pages and pages of paper covered with "All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy", makes for something that manages to be both very frightening and ''freaking hilarious''. Come on, tell me us you didn't laugh at "[[MemeticMutation Heeeeeeere's JOHNNY!]]"



* Just like most of the unintentionally funny moments in the film, this merits as one of them. [[spoiler: During the scene when Jack is trying to break the bathroom door to get to Wendy and says "Little Pigs, Little Pigs, Let me come in." Wendy, realizing she can't get out the window grabs the knife and cowers in the corner with an expression saying "Oh fuck this shit" as if she were too tired to deal with the situation.]]

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* Just like most of the unintentionally funny moments in the film, this merits as one of them. [[spoiler: During the scene when Jack is trying to break the bathroom door to get to Wendy and says "Little Pigs, Little Pigs, Let let me come in." Wendy, realizing she can't get out the window window, grabs the knife and cowers in the corner with an expression saying "Oh "Oh, fuck this shit" shit!", as if she were too tired to deal with the situation.]]


* When Dick Halloran arrives at the Overlook after moving Heaven and Earth to come to the rescue, he's struck down by Jack Torrance with an axe just moments after entering the hotel, screaming like Tarzan. This scene may come across as upsetting when watched with the rest of the movie,but watched seldom and it comes across as dark comedy.

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* When Dick Halloran Hallorann arrives at the Overlook after moving Heaven and Earth to come to the rescue, he's struck down by Jack Torrance with an axe just moments after entering the hotel, screaming like Tarzan. This scene may come across as upsetting when watched with the rest of the movie,but watched seldom and it comes across as dark comedy.


* Dick Halloran describing the problem they're having with the people that they hired to watch the hotel.

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* Dick Halloran Hallorann describing the problem they're having with the people that they hired to watch the hotel.


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* The bit where Dick tells Wendy and Danny about what is in the kitchen and pantry, mostly because of how long it goes. Also, the end, where he says they have "dried peaches, dried apricots, dried raisins, and dried prunes. You know, Mrs. Torrance, you gotta keep regular, if you're gonna be happy."


* The ending of Kubrick's version, with Jack hunting down Danny in the hedge maze, is quite chilling. But taken on its own merits, the last glimpse we get of Jack - frozen stiff with his eyes rolled upward in a "Well, ''shit'" expression - is downright comical.

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* The ending of Kubrick's version, with Jack hunting down Danny in the hedge maze, is quite chilling. But taken on its own merits, the last glimpse we get of Jack - frozen stiff with his eyes rolled upward in a "Well, ''shit'" ''shit''" expression - is downright comical.

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