The Conjuring 2

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The Conjuring 2
Directed byJames Wan
Produced by
Screenplay by
Story by
  • Chad Hayes
  • Carey W. Hayes
  • James Wan
Based on
Characters
by
  • Chad Hayes
  • Carey W. Hayes
Starring
Music byJoseph Bishara
CinematographyDon Burgess
Edited byKirk Morri
Production
companies
Distributed byWarner Bros. Pictures
Release date
  • June 7, 2016 (2016-06-07) (TCL Chinese Theatre)
  • June 10, 2016 (2016-06-10) (United States)
Running time
134 minutes[1]
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish
Budget$40 million[2]
Box office$320.4 million[3]

The Conjuring 2 is a 2016 American horror movie directed by James Wan. It is the sequel to 2013's The Conjuring and the third movie in The Conjuring series.

Background[change | change source]

Patrick Wilson and Vera Farmiga reprise their roles as paranormal investigators and authors Ed and Lorraine Warren from the first movie. The movie is about the Warrens as they travel to England to help the Hodgson family, who are experiencing poltergeist activity in Enfield council house in 1977. This event became referred to as the Enfield Poltergeist.

Release[change | change source]

The Conjuring 2 was released in North America on June 10, 2016. The movie received positive reviews from critics and has made over $320 million worldwide.[3] A spin-off prequel movie, The Nun, is scheduled to be released in 2018.

References[change | change source]

  1. "THE CONJURING 2 (15)". British Board of Film Classification. Retrieved May 18, 2016.
  2. Lang, Brent (June 7, 2016). "Box Office: 'Conjuring 2' to Ward Off 'Warcraft,' 'Now You See Me 2'". Variety.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "The Conjuring 2 (2016)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved December 18, 2016.

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