Skip to Content. The lead male character develops severe dementia while spending a long winter alone with his wife and child working as the caretaker of a Colorado hotel. He's discussed as being a recovering alcoholic with anger issues. Danny has psychic abilities and speaks with an "imaginary friend" named Tony. Frequent nightmarish horror imagery: the bloodied corpses of two twin girls known to have been murdered with an axe several years ago, rivers of blood gush through the elevators of the lobby, an elderly man with a hatchet in his head and blood dripping down his face. In real-time moments, a man is killed when another man strikes him in the chest with an axe.
You may not know the name Lia Beldam, but you will know her by her work. After the film, Lia never got into acting full-time as she was already modeling. Media Mikes had a chance to track down Lia and ask her a few questions about the film and reflecting on her role. Lia Beldam: I was a model.
Sam Hill is an ardent cinephile and has been writing about film professionally since He harbours a particular fondness for western and sci-fi movies. Room - Lia Beldam - The Shining The Shining isn't a particularly erotic movie; for one thing, its female lead is Shelley Duvall no thanks , and then there's that really weird scene in which a man wearing a bear mask can be glimpsed giving another man oral sex trust us: don't ask. There is one scene - thank God - that some would considered rather erotic, however, and it sees Jack Nicholson's crazed protagonist, Jack Torrance, stepping inside the elusive "Room " to find a beautiful naked woman soaking it up in the bathtub. As she offers herself over to Jack, though, she is suddenly transformed into a rotten old granny - a sure-fire way kill any feelings of arousal that were starring inside you.