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The Lighthouse (2019)

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The hypnotic and hallucinatory tale of two lighthouse keepers on a remote and mysterious New England island in the 1890s.

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Robert Eggers
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Willem Dafoe ... Thomas Wake
Robert Pattinson ... Ephraim Winslow
Valeriia Karaman Valeriia Karaman ... Mermaid
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The hypnotic and hallucinatory tale of two lighthouse keepers on a remote and mysterious New England island in the 1890s.

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Taglines:

There is enchantment in the light.


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for sexual content, nudity, violence, disturbing images, and some language | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA | Brazil

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 October 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Lighthouse See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$427,797, 20 October 2019

Gross USA:

$467,234

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$467,234
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.19 : 1
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Trivia

No seagulls were harmed while filming this movie. Fake ones made out of rubber were used for *that* particular scene. The other seagulls were three trained rescue seagulls from the UK, named Lady, Tramp, and Johnny. Other seagulls seen flying around in the distance were living in that area and were always around while shooting, much to the anger of the filmcrew, because the seagulls quickly realised to use them as their foodsource. See more »

Quotes

Thomas Wake: DAMN YE! Let Neptune strike ye dead, Winslow! HAAAAAARK!
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Featured in The Kill Count: The Witch (2015) (2018) See more »

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Highlight of the 2019 Cannes movie film festival
8 August 2019 | by karamjoud92See all my reviews

This is original, unique , dark , and funny all st the same time. It's going to be a classic in the near future. amazing performance from both of them


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