The Nun II

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The Nun II is a 2023 American supernatural horror film directed by Michael Chaves from a script by Akela Cooper. It is a sequel to The Nun (2018), thus being the ninth installment of The Conjuring Universe franchise. Taissa Farmiga and Bonnie Aarons reprise their lead roles as Sister Irene and Valak, respectively.

The Nun II
Directed byMichael Chaves
Screenplay by
Story byAkela Cooper
Based onCharacters
by James Wan
Gary Dauberman
Produced by
CinematographyTristan Nyby
Edited byGregory Plotkin
Music byMarco Beltrami[1]
Distributed byWarner Bros. Pictures
Release date
  • September 8, 2023 (2023-09-08)
Running time
110 minutes[2]
CountryUnited States
Budget$38.5 million[3]
Box office$158.8 million[4][5]

The Nun II was released in the United States by Warner Bros. Pictures on September 8, 2023. It has grossed $158 million worldwide and while it received mixed reviews from critics, it was generally deemed an improvement over its predecessor.

Cast[change | change source]

Additionally, Patrick Wilson and Vera Farmiga reprise their roles as Ed and Lorraine Warren respectively in the mid-credits scene, using a scene cut from The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It.[10]

References[change | change source]

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  7. Dick, Jeremy (October 15, 2022). "The Nun 2 Starts Filming, James Wan Shares First Set Image". MovieWeb. Archived from the original on October 23, 2022. Retrieved October 22, 2022.
  8. "Storm Reid Nabs Leading Role in New Line's 'The Nun 2' (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter. September 23, 2022. Archived from the original on September 23, 2022. Retrieved September 23, 2022.
  9. 9.0 9.1 Grobar, Matt (October 26, 2022). "'The Nun 2': Anna Popplewell & Katelyn Rose Downey Board New Line Sequel". Archived from the original on November 8, 2022. Retrieved October 26, 2022.
  10. Coley, Samantha (2023-09-07). "'The Nun II' End-Credits Scene Explained: Who Ya Gonna Call?". Collider. Archived from the original on September 8, 2023. Retrieved 2023-09-08.