The Conjuring
The Conjuring (2013)
Title: The Conjuring
Directed by: James Wan
Written by: Chad Hayes; Carey Hayes
Produced by: Rob Cowan; Tony DeRosa-Grund; Peter Safran
Music by: Joseph Bishara
Cinematography: John R. Leonetti
Edited by: Kirk M. Morri
Distributed by: Evergreen Media Group
New Line Cinema
The Safran Company
Released: July 19th, 2013
Rating: R
Running time: 112 min.
Country: USA
Language: English
Budget: $13,000,000
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The Conjuring is an American horror movie of the supernatural thriller subgenre. It was directed by James Wan and written by Chad and Carey Hayes. The film was produced by Evergreen Media Group, New Line Cinema and The Safran Company and released theatrically in the United States on July 19th, 2013. The movie stars Vera Farmiga, Patrick Wilson, Joey King, Lili Taylor and Ron Livingston. The premise of the film focuses on husband and wife paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren who become involved in malevolent forces haunting the farmhouse of the Perrin family.

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  • The original shooting script for the film was under the title The Warren Files.
  • A trailer for The Conjuring was screened at the New York Comic Con in 2012.
  • Parts of the film were shot at the Carolina Apartments in Wilmington, North Carolina.
  • Director James Wan is also known for creating the Saw film franchise. He directed the first film in the series and was an executive producer on it's sequels. The DVD is also included on the Blu-ray collection and both versions include the UltaViolet HD edition.

Insidious connections Edit

Although The Conjuring is a wholly separate movie from Insidious, and takes place in a different continuity, there are still many points of commonality between the two films.

  • Both films were released in the early 2010s.
  • Both films spawned successful sequels and/or prequel films.
  • Both films include flashbacks that are expanded upon in future installments.

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