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Diane Johnson was born on April 28, 1934 in Moline, Illinois, USA. She is a writer, known for The Shining (1980), A Fandemic: 50 Fans Celebrate 50 Years of Cinema (2021) and The Divorce (2003). See full bio »

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The Shining Writer
The Divorce Writer
Writers of Northern California Self / critic / novelist


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 2003 The Divorce (novel)
 1980 The Shining (screenplay by)
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 2017 Work & Play (Documentary short)
Self - Interviewee
 2012 Stanley Kubrick in Focus (Short)
 2007 View from the Overlook: Crafting 'The Shining' (Video documentary short)
 1979-1991 Writers of Northern California (TV Series)
Self / novelist / critic
- Carolyn Kizer: Poet of Character (1991) ... Self / novelist / critic
- Diane Johnson: An Interview (1979) ... Self
 1982 The Case of Dashiell Hammett (TV Movie documentary)

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[1999, on Stanley Kubrick] In the early 1980s he was a funny, brilliant, well-read eater of Chinese sweet-and-sour ribs and an appreciative watcher of other people's movies, loyal to old friends, a tender-hearted animal lover, father, and husband, and of course a brilliant filmmaker. He liked dinner parties, and had the reaction of a shy foreigner to meeting well-known English people... People ... See more »

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