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Watch Robert Pattinson Punch an Octopus in the Trailer for 'The Lighthouse'

'The Witch' director's new film stars Pattinson and Willem Dafoe as two very unhappy lighthouse keepers.
River Donaghey
7.30.19
Film

A24 Is Holding Free Screenings of Its Movies Where They're Set, and It's Going to Rule

From 'Lady Bird' in a Sacramento parking lot to 'Good Time' under a set of elevated subway tracks in Queens.
Drew Schwartz
7.10.19
Film

'Hereditary' Actor Thinks He Has PTSD from Shooting the Year's Scariest Movie

Alex Wolff, who plays a rebel teen in the movie, says it left him in a raw and volatile state.
Noel Ransome
6.6.18
Film

British Folk Horror Is Back, and It's Scarier Than Ever

Move over zombies—a new subgenre is here to spook us all.
Crystal Ponti
10.30.17
Film

What's Next for the Indie Horror Movie Wave

Films like 'Get Out' and 'It Comes at Night' have been getting a lot of love, and even some awards buzz, so we asked a horror film programmer what’s going on with the genre.
Frederick Blichert
6.9.17
Interviews

Pumarosa Want to Cast a Spell on the Patriarchy

On their debut album 'The Witch,' the hyped, hypnotic London group tread a tightrope between the fantastical and the factual.
Tom Connick
5.24.17
Film

Anya Taylor-Joy Is the New Star of Horror

We spoke to the 20-year-old about being an empath, crying through filming, and working with M. Night Shyamalan on his new thriller, 'Split.'
Hannah Ewens
1.17.17
Culture

We Attended the Satanic Temple's Naked Ritual Endorsing 'The Witch'

The Satanic Temple's ritualistic endorsement of the film 'The Witch' involved nudity, a dominatrix, and a speech about "socio-spiritual transgression."
Lauren Duca
2.26.16
Film

How Director Robert Eggers Made ‘The Witch’ into a Genuinely Creepy Feminist Fable

We spoke with the award-winning director about his gloriously scary new movie set in 1630s Puritan New England.
Aaron Hillis
2.24.16
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Watch: Director Robert Eggers Discusses His Arthouse-Horror Hit, 'The Witch'

The award-winning filmmaker explains the inspiration behind his "puritan nightmare."
VICE Staff
2.20.16
Film

'The Witch' Is a Kick in the Balls of Patriarchy

The eagerly awaited, terrifying movie about Puritans and the occult is also a story about empowerment.
Jenni Miller
2.18.16
Film

Five Canadian Films That Were Worth Watching at TIFF (Seriously)

With less than a week left at TIFF to catch the best Canada has to offer, we put together a list of five Canadian films you should watch.
Regan Reid
9.18.15