From Robert Eggers, the visionary filmmaker behind modern horror masterpiece The Witch comes this hypnotic and hallucinatory tale of two lighthouse keepers on a remote and mysterious New England island in the 1890s.

What the Critics are saying:

“The Lighthouse” is a shining example of the impact a film can have, even when it’s made with modest financial and physical resources. Full review

Joe Morgenstern
Wall Street Journal

Willem Dafoe and Robert Pattinson play mismatched lighthouse keepers in a film that essentially functions as a two-man show. Full review

Thomas Floyd
Washington Post

a gripping and turbulent drama that draws on a number of influences, though it merges them into its own fluky gothic historical Luminoso art-thriller thing. Full review

Owen Gleiberman

A deeply unsettling second feature from horror director Robert Eggers, this black-and-white period piece about isolation is intense and constricting. Full review

Jeffrey M. Anderson
Common Sense Media