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The Witch


Anya Taylor-Joy, Ralph Ineson, Kate Dickie, Harvey Scrimshaw View All


Robert Eggers (Director), Robert Eggers (Writer) View All

Released: Feb. 19th, 2016
Runtime: 1 hour, 32 minutes
New England in the 1630s: William and Katherine lead a devout Christian life with five children, homesteading on the edge of an impassable wilderness. When their newborn son vanishes and crops fail, the family turns on one another. Beyond their worst fears, a supernatural evil lurks in the nearby wood.
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The best horror movie I have ever seen and currently the 10th greatest movie I have ever seen.
The VVitch touches upon a number of potentially unsettling concepts in telling its tale of a puritan family being torn apart in one way or another by not just the presence of a witch but also by their own increasingly strained relationships with one another on a failing farm.
The Witch - Is it a horror movie or a horrifying movie.