8.1/10
2,446
20 user 82 critic

The Lighthouse (2019)

Trailer
1:27 | Trailer
The hypnotic and hallucinatory tale of two lighthouse keepers on a remote and mysterious New England island in the 1890s.

Director:

Robert Eggers
Reviews
Popularity
42 ( 12)
4 wins & 5 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 


Jojo Rabbit (2019)
Certificate: 12 Comedy | Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A young boy in Hitler's army finds out his mother is hiding a Jewish girl in their home.

Director: Taika Waititi
Stars: Roman Griffin Davis, Thomasin McKenzie, Scarlett Johansson

Horror | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3/10 X  

In the form of an old doll a vengeful witches curse from 1692 Salem is released upon a family trapped in a historic English mansion.

Director: Craig Rees
Stars: Liam Clarke, Andrew James Mead, Chris Millward

Certificate: 12 Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Noah Baumbach's incisive and compassionate look at a marriage breaking up and a family staying together.

Director: Noah Baumbach
Stars: Merritt Wever, Scarlett Johansson, Adam Driver

A Hidden Life (2019)
Biography | Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

The Austrian Blessed Franz Jägerstätter, a conscientious objector, refuses to fight for the Nazis in World War II.

Director: Terrence Malick
Stars: August Diehl, Valerie Pachner, Michael Nyqvist

The Lodge (2019)
Certificate: 16 Drama | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A soon-to-be stepmom is snowed in with her fiancé's two children at a remote holiday village. Just as relations begin to thaw between the trio, some strange and frightening events take place.

Directors: Severin Fiala, Veronika Franz
Stars: Riley Keough, Alicia Silverstone, Richard Armitage

Knives Out (2019)
Certificate: 12 Comedy | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

A detective investigates the death of a patriarch of an eccentric, combative family.

Director: Rian Johnson
Stars: Ana de Armas, Toni Collette, Chris Evans

Uncut Gems (2019)
Comedy | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

A charismatic New York City jeweler always on the lookout for the next big score, makes a series of high-stakes bets that could lead to the windfall of a lifetime. Howard must perform a precarious high-wire act, balancing business, family, and encroaching adversaries on all sides, in his relentless pursuit of the ultimate win.

Directors: Benny Safdie, Josh Safdie
Stars: Adam Sandler, Julia Fox, Kevin Garnett

Le daim (2019)
Certificate: 16 Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A man's obsession with his designer deerskin jacket causes him to blow his life savings and turn to crime.

Director: Quentin Dupieux
Stars: Jean Dujardin, Adèle Haenel, Albert Delpy

Vivarium (2019)
Mystery | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A young couple looking for the perfect home find themselves trapped in a mysterious labyrinth-like neighborhood of identical houses.

Director: Lorcan Finnegan
Stars: Jesse Eisenberg, Imogen Poots, Jonathan Aris

Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A town is struck by a meteorite and the fallout is catastrophic.

Director: Richard Stanley
Stars: Nicolas Cage, Joely Richardson, Q'orianka Kilcher

Certificate: 6 Animation | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

A story of Naoufel, a young man who is in love with Gabrielle. In another part of town, a severed hand escapes from a dissection lab, determined to find its body again.

Director: Jérémy Clapin
Stars: Hakim Faris, Victoire Du Bois, Patrick d'Assumçao

Lux Æterna (2019)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Two actresses, Béatrice Dalle and Charlotte Gainsbourg, are on a film set telling stories about witches - but that's not all. 'Lux Æterna' is also an essay on cinema, the love of film, and on-set hysterics.

Director: Gaspar Noé
Stars: Charlotte Gainsbourg, Béatrice Dalle, Mica Arganaraz
Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
Willem Dafoe ... Thomas Wake
Robert Pattinson ... Ephraim Winslow
Valeriia Karaman Valeriia Karaman ... Mermaid
Edit

Storyline

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

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

There is enchantment in the light.


Certificate:

16 | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

View content advisory »
Edit

Details

Country:

USA | Brazil

Language:

English

Release Date:

27 February 2020 (Netherlands) See more »

Also Known As:

El faro See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.19 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The cast and crew filmed under extreme weather conditions: Freezing temperatures, cold atlantic water, intense winds, snow, rain and no protective flora on the Forchu terrain kept them exposed to the elements throughout the shoot. Three Nor'easters blew across Cape Forchu during various stages in the production. Much of the film was shot in real weather elements, so rain and wind machines weren't needed most of the time, with Eggers stating that, "The most crazy and dramatic stuff was shot for real." See more »

Quotes

Thomas Wake: Tell me, what's a timberman want with being a wicky?
Ephraim Winslow: Just looking to earn a living just like any man. Start anew.
Thomas Wake: On the run.
See more »

Connections

Featured in The Kill Count: The Witch (2015) (2018) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more »

User Reviews

 
A poetic and nightmerish movie
23 September 2019 | by valemasSee all my reviews

The Lighthouse is a visually stunning art piece. It creates constant tension with only two characters and minimalistic spaces. it's drunkenly metaphorical and leaves you in a dreamlike state that has you questioning reality. Great performances, great photography. My only complaint would that it is at times too theatrical, and violence seems a bit arbitrary. if you like art films and R.P's abs, this film is for you.


15 of 21 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 20 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Stream Popular Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed