Robert Eggers burst onto the scene with The Witch and changed the way we view mermaids with The Lighthouse. Check out the scary movies that influenced him!
Robert Eggers has now ruined mermaids, goats, and lobsters for us. But we still love him.
His pure cinematic voice has risen out of the arthouse arena and is doing well by horrifying people on the big and small screens. Eggers recently did an AMA with Reddit where he listed the movies that influenced him — along with answering other pertinent questions.
Check out Egger’s full Reddit Q&A here! We’ll talk about a few answers after the jump!
Robert Eggers was super generous with his answers. These are the highlights:
Source: No Film School