The US Represented MUSE-Letter for February 5-February 11, 2017

Habitually Distracted – Sunday, February 5: Room 237: Navigating the Maze of Stanley Kubrick’s The Shining

The Shining is one of the most iconic, fascinating, and acclaimed pieces of cinema produced in the twentieth century, one that continues to defy easy classification. Is it a horror flick? Is it a psychological thriller? In this week’s Habitually Distracted, Gary Walker looks at Room 237, a 2012 documentary about some of the more interesting and bizarre theories surrounding Kubrick’s film.