Roald Dahl's The Witches

Roald Dahl's The Witches ★★★

This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

This review may contain spoilers.

That mouse literally snatched Anne’s wig!👏👏👏

It’s not Roeg’s chilling original but speaking as someone who grew up haunted by that 1990 film, I quickly recognized that it wasn’t trying to be and enjoyed it for what it is. As a new adaptation of a Roald Dahl classic I found it to be delightfully campy and a visual feast for the eyes from a production/costume design standpoint. Can definitely see that Guillermo influence.

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