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Always liked The Shining but never been totally in love with it like most. Recently watched on 4k and this time the film and transfer blew me away.
I don’t buy new films on 4K, there is literally no point, most new films are digital and look just as good on bluray. Old films are where 4K comes into its own and breaths new life and depth into the classics and The Shining is one of the best examples of 4k I’ve seen. Massive recommend.
God damn, I love this remake. It blew me away when I first watched it back in 2006.
In my opinion this is the ONLY remake that is superior to the original. Wes Craven's 1977 version is ok but it's nothing terribly special. The only thing I love in the original, is that 1970's gritty, down and dirty feel.
Alexandre Aja was meant to be the next big thing in horror. He had a cult hit with 'Haute Tension', a…