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Doctor Sleep

Original title
Doctor Sleep
Year
Country
United States United States
Director
Screenwriter
Akiva Goldsman, Mike Flanagan (Novel: Stephen King)
Cinematography
Michael Fimognari
Cast
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Producer
Warner Bros. / Intrepid Pictures / Vertigo Entertainment. Distributed by Warner Bros.
Genre
Horror. Thriller | Sequel. Psychological Thriller
Movie Groups
Stephen King Adaptations
New
Synopsis / Plot
This sequel to "The Shining" begins as Danny Torrance (McGregor) carries the trauma of the Overlook Hotel into adulthood. He’s become a reflection of his murderous father, with lingering rage and a drinking problem that dulls his pain as well as his “shining” powers. Those powers return when he embraces sobriety and uses his gift to help the dying at a hospice. He establishes a psychic connection with a young girl who shares his extreme abilities, and who is being targeted by a group with similar abilities. They’ve found that their powers grow if they inhale the “steam” that comes off others with the power to shine, when they are suffering painful deaths.
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