Jack Nicholson Wrote His Real Life Into One Of The Shining's Most Haunting Scenes

Jack Nicholson Wrote His Real Life Into One Of The Shining's Most Haunting Scenes
As much as Stephen King himself may not like Kubrick's adaptation of "The Shining," most writers can probably relate to the beloved horror movie more than the typical viewer. The movie is, after all, a movie about writer's block. The plot follows Jack Torrance (Jack Nicholson) as he's given a job that allows him to be isolated from society for seven months straight, finally giving him the time to write seriously. With no more distractions, no more excuses to point to, he tries to write his novel and ends up accomplishing ... nothing. It's not the only reason he went crazy...

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