Review: Demonic doll prequel Annabelle Creation is full of bog standard dark ...

That had a sequel, but prior to that a spin off called Annabelle, centred on the doll that figured prominently in the marketing of the first instalment, but not much in the actual film. Now we come to the prequel of the spin-off. Why the producers have ......mehr

Quelle : Norfolk Eastern Daily Press

Review: Creepiest Doll Ever Returns For More Scares in Annabelle: Creation

The demonic backstory to the evil plaything that inspired The Conjuring and later got its own spin-off, Annabelle: Creation effectively fulfills horror fans' need to be scared—and reminds us of just how creepy dolls can be. In the opening credits, we ......mehr

Quelle : Parade

How the evil doll in 'Annabelle: Creation' helped unlock the 'Conjuring ...

Yet in Warner Bros. and New Line's “Conjuring” films and the spinoff prequel “Annabelle,” contemporary horror has made a potent first stab at interconnected universe-building. The first three films in the “Conjuring” universe created by filmmaker James ......mehr

Quelle : Los Angeles Times

Reviews For The Easily Distracted: Annabelle: Creation

"Critical" Analysis: Annabelle: Creation is the prequel to Annabelle, itself a prequel to The Conjuring; a prequel to the prequel, in other words. And even though we literally see the malevolent doll being constructed in this movie, these films have ......mehr

Quelle : Houston Press

'Annabelle: Creation' is scary good

The recipe Sandberg uses is one we've seen before, mixing bits and pieces from a screenplay by Gary Dauberman (who also wrote the much less effective “Annabelle,” a 2014 spinoff from the universe of “The Conjuring”). The 1950s-set tale, which centers ......mehr

Quelle : The Spokesman-Review

Box Office: 'Annabelle: Creation' Nabs $4 Million in Thursday Pre-Shows

Hollywood is pinning its hopes on a demon-possessed doll as it looks to shake off the late-summer doldrums. “Annabelle: Creation,” the latest installment in the “Conjuring” cinematic universe, opened to $4 million in Thursday pre-shows. Box office ......mehr

Quelle : Variety

'Annabelle: Creation' Comes Alive On Thursday With $4M

The New Line Cinema prequel spinoff to The Conjuring raked in $4M from previews last night. In Thursday pre-shows, that's a record for a Conjuring title beating the 2013 movie ($3.3M), Conjuring 2 ($3.4M) and Annabelle ($2.1M). Annabelle: Creation is ......mehr

Quelle : Deadline

Box Office: 'Annabelle: Creation' Nabs $4 Million on Thursday Night

Hollywood is pinning its hopes on a demon-possessed doll as it looks to shake off the late-summer doldrums. “Annabelle: Creation,” the latest installment in the “Conjuring” cinematic universe, opened to $4 million in Thursday pre-shows. Box office ......mehr

Quelle : Variety

Box Office: 'Annabelle: Creation' Conjures Up $4M Thursday

'The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature' and the book adaptation 'The Glass Castle' also open wide this weekend. New Line's creepy sequel Annabelle: Creation scared up a strong $4 million Thursday night. Annabelle: Creation, directed by David F. Sandberg, is ......mehr

Quelle : Hollywood Reporter

Weekend Box Office: 'Annabelle: Creation' Conjuring Up $36M-Plus Debut

'The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature' and the book adaptation 'The Glass Castle' also open nationwide this weekend. New Line's Annabelle: Creation is scaring up a strong business in its box-office debut for a projected domestic launch in the $36 million-$39 ......mehr

Quelle : Hollywood Reporter