Not only is the buzz-worthy film The Witch from director Robert Eggers coming out early next year, but the distributors – A24 – are displaying an encouraging amount of confidence in the creepy Sundance favorite horror film by releasing it wide to nationwide theaters in the US on February 26, 2016. This has the Grue-Crew even more anxious to see this much anticipated film. Be sure you will hear our thoughts on The Witch on future episodes of Horror News Radio and right here on Gruesome Magazine.
The synopsis from IMDB.
New England, 1630: William and Katherine 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 fears and anxieties, leaving them prey for an inescapable evil.