Last year’s surprise horror hit The Conjuring is conjuring up a sequel for 2015. After the first film not only floored expectations at the box office but took many critics by surprise with it’s all around quality, The Conjuring 2 is going to be happening and the horror genre may actually be better for it.
It’s not often that a horror sequel builds upon the original and actually excites fans, but The Conjuring was a unique kind go horror movie and the next chapter in the franchise may end up being as good, if not better than the first. According to JoBlo.com, The Conjuring 2 will be hitting theaters a week after Guillermo del Toro’s horror flick Crimson Peak.
The sequel to last year’s THE CONJURING is set to scare audiences on October 23, 2015. THE CONJURING 2 will be released a week after Guillermo Del Toro’s CRIMSON PEAK featuring Tom Hiddleston, Charlie Hunnam and Jessica Chastain. Stars Vera Farmiga and Patrick Wilson will both reprise their roles from the original for the sequel.
This sets off what could actually be an entertaining and high quality Halloween showdown at the box office between two films with giant expectations. Horror movies get a bad reputation for being cheesy, but critics will no doubt be paying attention to these heavyweight titles hitting theaters in 2015.
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