Inspired by real diaries from the 1600s, The VVitch is a deeply haunting and visceral horror experience you will not soon forget. A puritanical family is banished from their New England town for different interpretations of the Bible. They soon set up a small farm to prosper, but are soon plagued by unnatural happenings and the family is pushed to their absolute limits. Join Addison, Joe, and Special Guest, Eddie, from the horror podcast The Bloodlust! Oh, have we mentioned there’s a goat? His name is Black Phillip and he is the best.
Written and Directed by: Robert Eggers
Release Date: February 21st 2016
Starring: Anya Taylor-Joy, Ralph Ineson, Kate Dickie
New England, 1630: William and Katherine try to lead a devout Christian life, homesteading on the edge of an impassible wilderness, with five children. When their newborn son mysteriously vanishes and their crops fail, the family begins to turn on one another. 'The Witch' is a chilling portrait of a family unraveling within their own sins, leaving them prey for an inconceivable evil.