Unconventional The Shining Gifts That Will Have You Shouting “Heeeeeere’s Johnny”

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Do you want to surprise your friends with unique The Shining Gifts that celebrate one of the most iconic horror movies of all time? This classic horror film, directed by Stanley Kubrick and released in 1980, follows the story of Jack Torrence as he descends into madness while staying at the Overlook Hotel.


What is the significance of 237 in The Shining?

Ah, the chilling Room 237. This enigmatic number stands as one of the most haunting and mysterious elements in both the book and movie. As the story unfolds, it’s within this room that Jack faces a ghostly apparition during his quest to write his novel. Much more than just a simple hotel room, 237 has grown emblematic of an entryway to the unknown, and to the dark mysteries lurking just out of sight. Such intriguing elements from the story make for the perfect inspiration for captivating and unique gifts.


Why Was The Shining So Controversial?

Stanley Kubrick’s adaptation of Stephen King’s novel generated a flurry of controversies. From its deviation from the original plot to its intense psychological portrayal, many critics and audiences had mixed feelings about it. Its intricate narrative and intense visuals were deemed both revolutionary and unsettling. Despite the initial reception, it has since been hailed as a cinematic masterpiece, much like how these gifts have been crafted to be unforgettable for any fan.


Whether you’re shopping for a hardcore fan or someone just diving into the lore, our curated list promises something special for them. Dive in, and soon you’ll be exclaiming, “Heeeeeere’s Johnny” with these extraordinary treasures in hand!


Our Pick

The Shining Special Edition

Celebrating the 40th Anniversary of the Kubrick Classic, this limited gift edition set includes: 4K UHD Extended Cut, Blu-ray Extended and Theatrical Cuts, Exclusive Booklet, Letter from Stanley Kubrick to Saul Bass, Saul Bass Early Design Illustrations, Behind-the-Scenes Imagery, and a Replica Theatrical Poster. 'Academy Award winner* Jack Nicholson and Shelley Duvall star in director Stanley Kubrick's adaptation of Stephen King 's disturbing blockbuster horror novel.

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The Shining 500-Piece Jigsaw Puzzle

This perfect gift edition comes in a plastic retro blockbuster VHS video case and contains 500 pieces of the iconic poster from The Shining.

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The Shining Greeting Card & Horro Wrapping Paper

Amplify the horror enthusiast in you with our unique The Shining Greeting Card. Hand-illustrated this 5x7 card captures the most spine-tingling moments from iconic horror movies. Paired with 8 feet of creepy wrapping paper and a premium black envelope, it's perfect for any chilling occasion. Need inspiration for a haunting message inside? Dive into our quotes and messages section for the eeriest wishes and lines. Bonus: it comes with a FREE silver ink pen! Perfect for adding a touch of suspense.

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The Shining Deluxe Special Gift Edition

This book was published by Cemetery Dance Publications, Forest Hill, MD (2016).

This is one of 3000 "gift edition" copies; there were also numbered and lettered versions. 545 pages. Illustrated by Don Maitz. The book is a fine copy and unopened in a dust jacket. Every collection needs a copy of this Stephen King classic.

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Mouse Pad

Your friend will love this The Shining themed mouse pad featuring the rectangle pattern from the lobby carpet in the Overlook Hotel. They’ll think of Jack Torrence and his descent into insanity every time they reach for their mouse.

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Book Holder

Jack Nicholson as Jack Torrence on the book holder is an ideal gift for anyone who loves The Shining.

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Canvas Poster

This print of the movie poster will look amazing on any wall and is beautiful gift edition.

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The Shining Overlook Hotel Ballroom Photograph

This stunning photograph of the Overlook Hotel's ballroom is an ideal gift for any fan of The Shining. It will transport them back to the world of the film and bring a little bit of horror into their home. Every collection needs this gift edition.

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A great gift for any fan of The Shining is this pillowcase featuring the iconic carpet pattern from the Overlook Hotel.

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Come Visit the Overlook Hotel Poster

For a fan of Stephen King and The Shining, this poster featuring the iconic Overlook Hotel is the perfect way to bring a bit of horror into any room.

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The Overlook Hotel Notebook

A perfect gift for any writer, this stylish notebook featuring the Overlook Hotel's exterior will inspire your friend to create their own horror masterpiece.

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Top 100 Horror Movies Scratch off Poster

This scratch-off poster featuring the top 100 horror movies of all time is a great way for your friend to explore the genre further. The Shining from Stephen King and Stanley Kubrick is unsurprisingly at the top of the list.

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The Shining Board Game

This is a fun, interactive board game that puts players in the shoes of Jack Torrence as they explore the Overlook Hotel and battle ghosts. Perfect for a night of spooky fun with friends or family!

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Jack Nicholson T-Shirt

This stylish t-shirt features Jack Nicholson as Jack Torrence from The Shining. It's sure to be a hit with any fan of the movie.

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Motel Keychain for Room 237

A great conversation starter, this keychain for Room 237 is a perfect gift for any fan of the movie.

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