The Lighthouse is a Magnetic & Mind-bending Horror Film With Artistic Flair (Review)

The Lighthouse is a Magnetic & Mind-bending Horror Film With Artistic Flair (Review)

A24 has gained a solid reputation for distributing unique arthouse horror films, from the psychological drama It Comes At Night and Krisha from Trey Edward Shults and Ari Aster’s two features Hereditary and Midsommar to Robert Eggers’s 2015 Sundance smash, The Witch. This weekend brings their release of Eggers’ followup feature, The Lighthouse, which delivers in every facet of its status as an excellent exercise in arthouse genre film, from its haunting, surreal imagery and black-and-white cinematography to stellar performances from Robert Pattinson and Willem Dafoe, and open-ended ideas about masculinity and companionship. Read more

The Witch: “Wouldst Thou Like to Live Deliciously?” [Review]

The Witch: “Wouldst Thou Like to Live Deliciously?” [Review]

From A24 Films and writer/director Robert Eggers comes The Witch – a shocking new horror sensation that blew up Sundance in 2015 winning the award for Best Director. The film stars Anya Taylor-Joy, Ralph Ineson, Kate Dickie, Harvey Scrimshaw, Ellie Grainger and Lucas Dawson and is set for theatrical release February 19th.

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The Witch: A Puritan’s Nightmare That Pulls No Punches [Review]

The Witch: A Puritan’s Nightmare That Pulls No Punches [Review]

I fully intended to go see Deadpool this week but when I actually got to the theater I found I couldn’t voluntarily subject myself to any more of it.  Being an internet user, I’ve been steeped in Deadpool for the past month or so and without knowing it, I’d had my fill.  So I went to see The Witch, a horror period piece of which I’d heard almost nothing.  What a nice change of pace. Read more

New Trailer for The Witch Plays The Scariest Game of Peek-a-Boo Ever

New Trailer for The Witch Plays The Scariest Game of Peek-a-Boo Ever

From A24 Films and writer/director Robert Eggers comes The Witch – a shocking new horror sensation that blew up Sundance in 2015 winning the award for Best Director. The film stars Ralph Ineson, Kate Dickie, Harvey Scrimshaw, Ellie Grainger and Lucas Dawson and is set for theatrical release February 19th.

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Shocking New Trailer for The Witch is Loaded with Paranoia

Shocking New Trailer for The Witch is Loaded with Paranoia

From A24 Films and writer/director Robert Eggers comes The Witch – a shocking new horror sensation that blew up Sundance in 2015 winning the award for Best Director. The film stars Ralph Ineson, Kate Dickie, Harvey Scrimshaw, Ellie Grainger and Lucas Dawson and is set for theatrical release February 19th.

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