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    The Shining Jack Nicholson "Jack Torrance" stunt axe prop. (Warner Bros., 1980) The Fireman's axe in The Shining is one of the most iconic murder weapons ever wielded by a movie-maniac. There were several axes created for different uses in the Stanley Kubrick masterpiece adapted from Stephen King's groundbreaking horror novel. This is a prop stunt axe constructed of a skinned rigid polyfoam long-handle and a wedged axe head with back pick. Measuring 35 in. long, the handle is expertly painted in wood grain to match the genuine article and the foam axe head has been surfaced with metallized sheeting and foil tape. The lightweight prop was substituted for the hero prop for safety, ease of carrying, in long shots and interacting with other actors. Exhibiting a good amount of paint loss to the shaft and some production wear and wrinkling to the axe head. In production used fair to good condition.

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    June, 2017
    26th Monday
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