A couple travels to Sweden to visit a rural hometown's fabled mid-summer festival. What begins as an idyllic retreat quickly devolves into an increasingly violent and bizarre competition at the hands of a pagan cult.
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.
This is the second horror movie to feature a demonic goat character. There is Black Phillip in the Witch, and the Lamia in 2009s Drag Me To Hell. See more »
When Thomasin is milking a goat in the barn, there are several quick cuts between her and Mercy. Each time we cut to Thomasin, her goat is positioned at slightly different angles. See more »
[before the court]
What went we out into this wilderness to find? Leaving our country, kindred, our fathers houses? We have travailed a vast ocean. For what? For what?
We must ask thee to be silent!
Was it not for the pure and faithful dispensation of the Gospels, and the Kingdom of God?
No More! We are *your* judges, and not you ours!
I cannot be judged by false Christians, for I have done nothing, save preach Christ's true Gospel.
Must you continue to dishonor the laws of the ...
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This is an old tale, and one well done. It starts out strong, and works it's way up in horrific scenes. The music is distracting but probably the scariest bit, getting you tense. The ending wasn't my favourite, but all in all, it was unique and well acted tale, but creepy story. Do not watch if children in peril bothers you!
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