Haunting News: “POLTERGEIST” dated and “CONJURING” Doll Spin-off CastMovies/TV,News Samuel Zimmerman
Sequels and remakes. They’re all the rage and it’s all you’re going to hear about below as we’ve learned when we’ll close on a new house in Cuesta Verde and who will further explore the demonic doll that made such an impression in last summer’s THE CONJURING.
• The Gil Kenan-directed redo of Tobe Hooper’s classic haunted house film POLTERGEIST will arrive February (Friday the) 13, 2015. The film, produced by Sam Raimi and starring Rosemarie DeWitt, Sam Rockwell and Jared Harris reimagines the tale of a family plagued by an entity who takes their daughter.
• As we wait for THE CONJURING’s eventual sequel, ANNABELLE is gearing up to bring back the possessing and eerie doll that was used in terrifying moderation in James Wan’s fantastic haunter. The Wrap is reporting Annabelle Wallis and Ward Horton will star in the film, directed by CONJURING cinematographer John Leoneti. No word on where this film will take Annabelle, as the true inspiration for her experience with demonologists Ed and Lorraine Warren was handily recapped in the opening moments of last summer’s smash hit.