Category: Movie Review

The Sound and Fury of ‘The Lighthouse’

At one point in Robert Eggers’s nightmarish dreamscape The Lighthouse, Thomas Wake (Willem Dafoe) holds forth over the cowering form of Ephraim Winslow (Robert Pattinson). Wake curses his acolyte to the depths with intimations  of mythology, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, and Old Testament fire-and-brimstone, as the camera maintains a […]