In 2014, we have experienced the fear in the theater when prequel of Conjuring titled Annabelle was released on the big screen. The production house had also confirmed the sequel. Now according to recent reports, it was said that title of ANNABELE 2.
The original Annabelle received mixed reviews from critics, many feeling that it did not live up to the quality of its forerunner, The Conjuring. That being said, the film did end up grossing a total of US$256.9-million worldwide, which was more than enough reason to go for round two.
Although not officially confirmed, it is speculated that Annabelle 2 will be a prequel to its 2014 predecessor, focusing on the origin of the evil doll. The film follows the story of a doll maker and his wife who lost their young daughter twenty years ago. The couple decide to shelter a group of girls and a nun who have been left homeless after the closing of a nearby orphanage, “soon becoming the target of the doll maker’s possessed creation, Annabelle”.
According to Trace Thurman, writer at Bloody Disgusting, who was shown a few minutes of exclusive footage, Annabelle 2 has a much “bigger emphasis on mood and atmosphere”.
It needs not to tell that horror movie “The Conjuring” which was released 2013 was grand hit. The budget of that film was $20 million and It has generated a profit of $318 million. Due to this massive success, it paved the way for prequel Anabelle and a sequel “Conjuring 2”. This two was also proved to be blockbuster with the earning of $257 million with a budget of $6.5 million.