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Review: The Lighthouse (2019), Cast & film summary and where to watch

The Lighthouse is one of the recently released movies. And the movie lovers love this iconic movie. The movie was launched on 18 October 2019 (USA), and it was directed by the Robert Eggers and Jarin Blaschke worked as the cinematography in the movie. As well as the movie features popular faeces such as Robert Pattinson and Willem Dafoe Thomas. The movie has a great plot and keeps you excited until the end. However, to give you a better idea, let me just talk about the film’s cast and plot. So you can get a clear idea about it.

The Lighthouse Cast

The full list of the cast has not really been released yet. As of now, we are only sure about that we are getting to see Robert Pattinson and Willem Dafoe Thomas in the movie. Talking about Robert Pattinson, we have seen him in movies like Twilight, Remember Me, The Rover and so on. And talking about Willem Dafoe Thomas, we have seen in movies like Odd Thomas.

In the movie we are going to see Willem Dafoe play the role of Thomas Wake, Robert Pattinson is going to play the role of Ephraim Winslow. Also, we will see Valeriia Karaman as Mermaid. Apart from these actors, we have not found any other details so far.

The Lighthouse Summary

The movie is directed by Robert Eggers, the visionary filmmaker who never fails to surprise us which his modern and horror masterpiece The Witch, comes this hypnotic and hallucinatory tale of two lighthouse keepers on a remote and mysterious New England island in the 1890s.

The lighthouse movie offers a gritty adventure of two lighthouse keepers as they are faced with loneliness, friendship and their worst fears, including how long it has been since they have been in the Lighthouse.

The Lighthouse Release Date

The movie is scheduled released on18 October 2019 in the United States. However, this is not the same release date for all the regions out there. In some regions, the movie was launched back in September only. And in some countries, the movie is going to launch in the upcoming months.

Even the movie had its world premiere at the Cannes Film Festival in the Directors’ Fortnight section on May 19, 2019. Even in September, the movie had its screening at the Toronto International Film Festival. Moreover, the film will be distributed by A24 in North America and by Focus Features elsewhere in the world.

Where to watch The Lighthouse?

The movie yet not released in every part of the world. In case if the movie is not released in your region yet. Then do watch the movie when it hits the nearest movie theatre in your country.

However, if you are someone who is looking for an online website to watch the movie. Well, as of now, the movie is not available on streaming platforms like Amazon Prime, Hulu, Netflix, or even on YouTube. So you cannot really watch the movie online.

Nor there is any information when the movie will be made available on the Online platforms. But we can assume that once the movie gets released worldwide. It will soon make its way to the online platform. However, until then, you will need to wait.


Overall, The Lighthouse is one of the movies with a nice story that you must watch. But the sad part is that it is not really widely available. Hence, you will need to wait for the moment when the movie gets released on online platforms. Till then keep yourself updated with all the information related to the movie.

Teodora Torrendo
Teodora Torrendo
Teodora Torrendo is an investigative journalist and is a correspondent for European Union. She is based in Zurich in Switzerland and her field of work include covering human rights violations which take place in the various countries in and outside Europe. She also reports about the political situation in European Union. She has worked with some reputed companies in Europe and is currently contributing to USA News as a freelance journalist. As someone who has a Masters’ degree in Human Rights she also delivers lectures on Intercultural Management to students of Human Rights. She is also an authority on the Arab world politics and their diversity.

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