First screened in October 2019
Director: Robert Eggers. Cast: Robert Pattinson, Willem Dafoe, Valeriia Karaman. Screenplay: Robert Eggers and Max Eggers. Twitter Capsule:
Sounds, images, actors in first half build compelling case. Steadily diminishes, backing itself into silly corners.
Sonically, photographically, topographically, idiomatically, this is bold, fresh stuff, until it embraces stale ideas of story, theme, style.