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The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It Trivia| 50 facts about the horror sequel

The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It Trivia| 50 facts about the horror sequel

“The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It” is the new film in this horror franchise and a sequel to “The Conjuring 2”. Let’s find out some trivia and facts about the film. The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It is a 2021 American supernatural horror film The film is directed by Michael Chaves With a screenplay by David Leslie Johnson-McGoldrick From a story by Johnson-McGoldrick and James Wan The film serves as a sequel to The Conjuring (2013) and The Conjuring 2 (2016) It is the eighth installment in the Conjuring Universe Patrick Wilson and Vera Farmiga reprise their roles as paranormal investigators and authors Ed and Lorraine Warren With Ruairi O’Connor, Sarah Catherine Hook, and Julian Hilliard also starring Wan and Peter Safran return to produce the film The new film is based on the trial of Arne Cheyenne Johnson, a murder trial that took place in 1981 Connecticut Initial development for a third Conjuring film began in 2016 Though Wan stated that he would not be directing another film in the series due to scheduling conflicts with other projects Safran confirmed that the next film would not be a haunted house film By June 2017, it was officially announced that a third installment was in development, with David Leslie Johnson hired to write the screenplay Michael Chaves was announced as the film’s director He has previously directed The Curse of La Llorona (2019) Filming took place in Georgia in summer 2019 Originally slated for a September 2020 release The film was delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It was released by Warner Bros. Pictures and New Line Cinema in the United States on June 4, 2021 It also has a simultaneous month-long release on the HBO Max streaming service The film received mixed reviews from critics Critics praised the performances of Wilson and Farmiga They noted it as weaker than previous Conjuring installments In October 2018, it was announced that The Conjuring 3 would not be directed by Wan, but instead would be directed by The Curse of La Llorona director Michael Chaves Wan stated that he was impressed while working with him on The Curse of La Llorona In December 2018, Wan confirmed the film’s plot details Wan spoke with Bloody Disgusting, saying, “I think it’s the first time in America’s history where the defendant used possessions as a reason, as an excuse” In October 2019, Joseph Bishara was confirmed to be returning to score this third Conjuring film Joseph Bishara composed the scores for The Conjuring, Annabelle, The Conjuring 2, The Curse of La Llorona and Annabelle Comes Home In December 2019, the film’s official title, The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It, was revealed In August 2019, actress Megan Ashley Brown announced that she and Mitchell Hoog will portray young Lorraine and Ed Warren respectively In December 2019, Sterling Jerins, Julian Hilliard, Sarah Catherine Hook and Ruairi O’Connor were all confirmed as part of the film’s cast by director Chaves The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It entered production on June 3, 2019, with filming taking place in Atlanta, Georgia On August 15, 2019, Farmiga announced that she had finished filming her scenes for the film As of June 4, 2021, The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It has grossed $9.8 million in the United States and Canada It has also made $4 million in other territories For a worldwide total of $13.9 million In the United States, the film was released alongside Spirit Untamed It was projected to gross between $15 and 20 million from 3,100 theaters in its opening weekend The film made $9.8 million on its first day, increasing estimates to $25 to 27 million On review aggregator Rotten Tomatoes it holds a score of 60% Based on 161 critic reviews With an average rating of 5.9/10 The website’s critics consensus reads: “The Devil Made Me Do It represents a comedown for the core Conjuring films, although Vera Farmiga and Patrick Wilson keep the audience invested” On Metacritic, the film has a weighted average score of 53 out of 100 Based on 35 critics Indicating “mixed or average reviews” Audiences polled by CinemaScore gave the film an average grade of “B+” on an A+ to F scale While PostTrak reported 78% of audience members gave it a positive score, with 58% saying they would definitely recommend it

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