Today In History 5/23

The_shining_heres_johnnyMay 23, 1980: The Shining was released.

The “Heeere’s Johnny!” scene took three days to film and 60 doors.

That scene also appears on a drive-in theatre screen in the movie Twister just before a tornado rips the screen down…

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  1. The reason it took 60 doors is that Jack Nicholson was a volunteer firefighter. He knew how to use an axe to demolish a door!

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