IlluminatiWatcher’s ‘The Shining’ Symbolic Analysis
Aug21

IlluminatiWatcher’s ‘The Shining’ Symbolic Analysis

Hello and welcome back to IlluminatiWatcher.com; your home for decoding conspiracy theories and symbolism in entertainment! I originally created this article and video during the infancy of the IlluminatiWatcher project. I’d like to remind the reader that I’ve got the entire Kubrick’s Code analysis that also includes a 3+ hour decoding video with actual clips available HERE.   Without a doubt, Stanley...

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‘The Shining’ conspiracy theory documentary Room 237 now available
Mar29

‘The Shining’ conspiracy theory documentary Room 237 now available

I promise this is my last post on this film (probably). It’s officially in theaters and on video on demand with iTunes and/or Amazon. Here’s the info and link for the Amazon 48-hour rental at $6.99: “Rodney Ascher’s wry and provocative Room 237 fuses fact and fiction through interviews with cultists and scholars, creating a kaleidoscopic deconstruction of Kubrick’s still-controversial classic The...

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The Shining ‘Room 237’ Filmmakers interview on Moviephone

Moviephone interviewed the Room 237 filmmakers Rodney Ascher and Tim Kirk in regards to their documentary about The Shining’s conspiracy theories. Here’s an excerpt from the interview: The theories discussed in the film come from five people — Bill Blakemore, Jay Weidner, Geoffrey Cocks, Juli Kearns, John Fell Ryan — heavy thinkers and ordinary movie fans who try to prove that the movie is really about the...

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Room 237 on ‘Movie Geeks United’ Kubrick Series Uncut podcast

Take a listen to the director and producer of The Shining documentary about its conspiracy theories Room 237. The documentary Room 237 releases March 29th. If you haven’t seen my super-awesome breakdown of The Shining symbolism (with a ton of screenshots and theories) check it out now: https://illuminatiwatcher.com/?p=4153 From the Movie Geeks United webpage: In this episode of The Kubrick Series Uncut, director Rodney Ascher and...

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New poster for Kubrick doc ‘Room 237’
Mar13

New poster for Kubrick doc ‘Room 237’

March 29th all over the internet and even in a few theaters, the documentary ‘Room 237‘ about Stanley Kubrick’s classic ‘The Shining‘ from Sundance, finally releases. BloodyDisgusting posted up the newest poster with the puzzle motif from the...

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‘The Shining Revealed’ book on Kubrick Series podcast
Mar07

‘The Shining Revealed’ book on Kubrick Series podcast

An author named Paul Whittington was on the Movie Geeks United podcast as part of their ongoing Stanley Kubrick Series Uncut. He talked about the book he wrote (edited by Shelley Stanhope) about the film The Shining: In this episode of The Kubrick Series Uncut, author Paul Whittington discusses his new book The Shining Revealed, an exploration of the hidden meanings behind Kubrick’s classic horror film. Here’s the book...

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The Shining documentary ‘Room 237’ official VOD info
Feb27

The Shining documentary ‘Room 237’ official VOD info

I’ve been typing about this film for months, and now there’s an official webpage with the video-on-demand information for the Room 237 documentary. It’ll be in theaters and on demand on March 29th, 2013. After the box office failure of Barry Lyndon, Stanley Kubrick decided to embark on a project that might have more commercial appeal. The Shining, Stephen King’s biggest critical and commercial success yet, seemed...

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The Shining- trading cards and original photos
Oct24

The Shining- trading cards and original photos

From BloodyDisgusting: ManIsTheWarmestPlaceToHide.com is compiling some images from The Shining and creating their very own trading cards (or what the cards would look like, had they actually made these cards). http://manisthewarmestplacetohide.com/taxonomy/term/3 Also, The Overlook Hotel released the original photo from where Kubrick altered in ‘Jack’ in the final shot of the film. I postulated that Jack was in a Baphomet...

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The Shining and Room 237 news
Oct22

The Shining and Room 237 news

If you’re in the UK, you’re in luck because you’ll get to see the documentary ‘Room 237’ in theaters on October 26th, 2012. The film is a review of the many conspiracy theories surrounding Kubrick’s ‘The Shining,’ and features Jay Weidner’s Apollo 11 theory. Room 237 debuted at the Sundance film festival and received some fairly good reviews. Here’s a review of what you can...

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The Shining Screensaver Kickstarter Project
Aug08

The Shining Screensaver Kickstarter Project

Check this out (also check out the website for cool ’80s horror and retro stuff): http://manisthewarmestplacetohide.com/blog/shining-screensaver One year ago, I completed a Kickstarter project called THE SHINING THE, which was a screensaver based on The Shining. My idea was to create a replica of the film where all of the footage was replaced with black leader (a blank screen) – except for its 10 title cards. To implement...

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