The Witch Reviews

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October 4, 2017
See it with someone you enjoy arguing with.
March 16, 2016
As a curio, The Witch has its own fascination; at least until the over-explicit finale shatters much of the mood that has been so carefully built up.
March 14, 2016
Aware that gender, as much as faith, remains a burning issue, Eggers makes our hearts swell and our brains sweat.
March 10, 2016
Like any outstanding horror film, its true impact only reveals itself once the credits have rolled and it stays buried under your skin, breaking through every now and then to remind you of its insidious power.
March 10, 2016
The best moments are early on.
March 7, 2016
Its hypnotic spell lingers.
July 23, 2019
An odd mixture of fanatical religious paranoia and actual supernatural horror, which creates a fascinating, successful hybrid.
July 17, 2019
The Witch aims for an engrossing, period appropriate realism that only deepens the psychological burden on the audience.
July 9, 2019
The biggest magic The Witch has to offer is making 93 minutes feel like the rest of your natural life.
June 5, 2019
Its masterful blending of the sacred and the blasphemous makes it not just a great horror film, but perhaps the first true horror masterpiece of the new century.
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