Top 7 Doctor Sleep Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Doctor Sleep facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Doctor Sleep film message.

Doctor Sleep Easter Eggs

Hidden objects, characters, easter eggs, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • The room that Danny is interviewed in is almost identical to the one Jack was interviewed in, in The Shining (1980)

  • 1 - The blood coming out of the elevator had to be recreated digitally to match, but it was done from Rose's perspective instead of Danny's.
    The blood coming out of the elevator had to be recreated digitally to match, but it was done from Rose's perspective instead of Danny's.
  • 1 - Reused 3 shots from The Shining (1980). The shot of the water and island, and the two shots of the car on the mountain. They were changed to nighttime and snow was added.
    Reused 3 shots from The Shining (1980). The shot of the water and island, and the two shots of the car on the mountain. They were changed to nighttime and snow was added.
  • 1 - Doctor John's office is nearly identical to Stuart Ullman's in The Shining (1980)
    Doctor John's office is nearly identical to Stuart Ullman's in The Shining (1980)
  • 1 - Their is a RWBY poster in the background of Abra's room because the company who made the movie shares the same parent company with Rooster Teeth [sorry for it being blurry]
    Their is a RWBY poster in the background of Abra's room because the company who made the movie shares the same parent company with Rooster Teeth [sorry for it being blurry]
  • 1 - - Tet Corporation is prevelant in several of Stephen King's books.
    - Tet Corporation is prevelant in several of Stephen King's books.
  • I found a neat throwback Easter egg in Doctor Sleep (2019)

Doctor Sleep poster
Doctor Sleep poster

Doctor Sleep Plot

Years following the events of The Shining (1980), a now-adult Dan Torrance must protect a young girl with similar powers from a cult known as The True Knot, who prey on children with powers to remain immortal.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Doctor Sleep. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Director Mike Flanagan
Production Warner Bros. Pictures
Stars Ewan McGregor, Rebecca Ferguson, Kyliegh Curran, Cliff Curtis
IMDB score 7.4