A Designer Built This Cuckoo Clock Inspired by ‘The Shining’

Designer Chris Dimino created a cuckoo clock themed after Stanley Kubricks The Shining. Dimino was challenged to create a cuckoo clock in which the clock itself, the cuckoo motion, sound, and the pendulum capture a moment in time fitting these elements to a concept. The solution was the classic moment from The Shining in which Jack Torrance crashed through the door wielding an ax.

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The clock mimics the moment from the film, and every hour Jack breaks through the door and the famous line “Here’s Johnny” plays followed by a scream by Shining co-star Shelly Duvall. Chris is also the creative mind behind the fantastic Keyboard Waffle Iron.

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