If you didn't see it in theaters or you want to "seek enchantment from the light" again and again from the comfort of your own couch, then you'll be pleased to know that Lionsgate will release Robert Eggers' The Lighthouse on Digital beginning December 20th, followed by a January 7th release on Blu-ray, DVD, and VOD.
The Lighthouse Blu-ray and DVD will come with a new audio commentary by co-writer/director Eggers, as well as deleted scenes and "A Dark & Stormy Tale" featurette.
For more information, we have the official press release and cover art below, and in case you missed it, read Heather Wixson's review of the film and her interview with Eggers, and listen to a discussion on The Lighthouse on our Fantastic Fest episode of Corpse Club.
“An instant classic” (Rachel Handler, New York Magazine) comes ashore when The Lighthouse arrives on Digital December 20, On Demand January 7, and on Blu-ray™ (plus Digital) and DVD January 7 from Lionsgate. From Robert Eggers, the visionary director of The Witch, The Lighthouse stars Academy Award® and Golden Globe® nominee Willem Dafoe (1986, Best Actor in a Supporting Role, Platoon; 2000, Best Actor in a Supporting Role, Shadow of the Vampire; 2017, Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role, The Florida Project; 2018, Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role, At Eternity’s Gate; 2001, Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture, Shadow of the Vampire; 2018, Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture, The Florida Project; 2019, Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture – Drama, At Eternity’s Gate) and Robert Pattinson in a pair of Oscar®-worthy performances. Executive produced by Academy Award® nominee Arnon Milchan (1997, Best Picture, L.A. Confidential; 2015, Best Picture, The Revenant) and Academy Award® nominee Michael Schaefer (2015, Best Picture, The Martian). Special features include an audio commentary with the co-writer & director Robert Eggers, deleted scenes, and more. The Lighthouse will be available on Blu-ray™ plus Digital and DVD for the suggested retail price of $24.99 and $19.98, respectively.
From Robert Eggers, the visionary filmmaker behind the modern horror masterpiece The Witch, comes this hypnotic and hallucinatory tale of two lighthouse keepers (Willem Dafoe and Robert Pattinson) on a remote and mysterious New England island in the 1890s. As an approaching storm threatens to sweep them from the rock and strange apparitions emerge from the fog, each man begins to suspect that the other has become dangerously unmoored.
BLU-RAY / DVD SPECIAL FEATURES
• “The Lighthouse: A Dark & Stormy Tale” Featurette
• Audio Commentary with Co-Writer & Director Robert Eggers
• Deleted Scenes
Willem Dafoe At Eternity’s Gate, The Florida Project, Murder on the Orient Express
Robert Pattinson Twilight franchise, Good Time, Water for Elephants
Year of Production: 2019
Title Copyright: © 2019 A24 Films LLC. All Rights Reserved.
Type: Theatrical Release
Rating: R for sexual content, nudity, violence, disturbing images, and some language.
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Subtitles: Spanish, English SDH
Feature Run Time: 109 minutes
Blu-ray Format: 1080p High Definition, 16x9 1.19:1 Pillar Box Presentation
DVD Format: 16x9 1.19:1 Pillar Box Presentation
Blu-ray Audio: English 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio™
DVD Audio: English 5.1 Dolby Digital Audio