Kubrick’s Assistant Didn’t Want Him to Cast Jack Nicholson in The Shining

Jack_in_MazeIn the history of horror films, few performances are as iconic as Jack Nicholson’s work in Stanley Kubrick’s adaptation of The Shining. While Stephen King has sometimes argued that the often psychotically charismatic Nicholson was a poor choice to bring mild-mannered hotel caretaker Jack Torrance to life on-screen, it’s safe to say that most people […]