Anjelica Huston stars as the Grand High Witch who plans to turn every child in England into a mouse in The Witches (1990), a fantastical tale from the minds of Roald Dahl and Nicolas Roeg. Streaming in HD on Warner Archive Instant" http://instant.warnerarchive.com/product.html?productId=60885 Try it FREE!
Directed by Nicolas Roeg. With Anjelica Huston, Mai Zetterling, Jasen Fisher, Rowan Atkinson. A young boy stumbles onto a witch convention and must stop them, even after he has been turned into a mouse.
Forget zombies and vampires. Witches are—and have always been—where it’s at, at least literarily. Crank up the Stevie Nicks, light a candle or two, snuggle up with a black cat, and let your imagination take flight with these witchy reads.
Angelica Huston, 'The Witches' The Witches was a hugely anticipated film in 1990. Based on the beloved Roald Dahl book, it would be Jim Henson's last film. The Muppet creator's talent was more than apparent in the creation of the Grand High Witch, played by Angelica Huston. To pull off the fearsome look, Henson and his team outfitted the actress with a latex mask, purple contacts, chin whiskers, and ugly dentures.