• Eroticism and Greek Mythology Explain the Wild Ending of 'The Lighthouse'

    15 days ago - By No Film School

    The Lovecraftian horror might leave you with more questions than answers, so let's break down the ending of The Lighthouse.
    The final image is haunting. Ephraim Winslow/Thomas Howard lies on his back, delighted by the unimaginable horrors and beauties he obtained by staring into the lighthouse's beacon while seagulls peck at his stomach, devouring his liver and entrails. As the painful moments slowly pass, Winslow's damnation is there, sprawled out for the audience to see as if they were watching a piece of art coming to life.
    The Lighthouse is a delightfully insane movie that follows the...
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