The Witches (2020 movie)

2020 American-Mexican co-production film by Robert Zemeckis

Roald Dahl's The Witches (also known as The Witches) is a 2020 dark fantasy comedy movie directed by Robert Zemeckis and written by Zemeckis, Kenya Barris, and Guillermo del Toro. It is based on the 1983 novel of the same name by Roald Dahl and is the second feature-length adaptation of the novel, following the 1990 movie of the same name. The movie stars Anne Hathaway, Octavia Spencer and Stanley Tucci, and is narrated by Chris Rock.

The Witches
Directed byRobert Zemeckis
Produced by
Screenplay by
Based onThe Witches
by Roald Dahl
Starring
Music byAlan Silvestri
CinematographyDon Burgess
Edited by
  • Jeremiah O'Driscoll
  • Ryan Chan
Production
companies
Distributed byWarner Bros. Pictures
Release date
  • October 22, 2020 (2020-10-22) (United States)
  • October 29, 2020 (2020-10-29) (Mexico)
Running time
105 minutes
Country
  • United States
  • Mexico[1]
LanguageEnglish

The Witches was made available on HBO Max in the United States on October 22, 2020. It received mixed reviews from critics.

Release datesEdit

Country Premiere
  Canada 22 October 2020 (internet)
  United States 22 October 2020 (internet)
  United Kingdom 26 October 2020 (internet)
  Italy 28 October 2020 (internet)
   Switzerland 29 October 2020 (German speaking region)
  Germany 29 October 2020
  Denmark 29 October 2020
  Mexico 29 October 2020
  Portugal 29 October 2020
  Russia 29 October 2020
  Estonia 30 October 2020
  Spain 30 October 2020
  Lithuania 30 October 2020
  Hungary 5 November 2020
  Singapore 5 November 2020
  Taiwan 5 November 2020
  Uruguay 5 November 2020
  France 18 November 2020
  Netherlands 18 November 2020
  Brazil 19 November 2020
  Sweden 27 November 2020
  Iceland 4 December 2020
  Japan 4 December 2020
  Australia 10 December 2020
  Finland 11 December 2020
  Argentina 14 January 2021

ReferencesEdit

  1. "'The Witches': Guillermo del Toro Producing Robert Zemeckis-Directed Remake!". Bloodydisgusting. Retrieved June 19, 2018. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)