Five friends travel to a cabin in the woods, where they unknowingly release flesh-possessing demons.
A blockbuster, terror epic of a ghost story but lacking the near perfect, raw potency of the original film.
Sadly underrated, ‘Annabelle’ is an effective prequel but this depends on how susceptible to inanimate, allegedly supernatural objects you might be.
The film’s ingenious premise appears to be its own undoing.
James Wan is one of the most promising modern horror film directors and with ‘The Conjuring’ the bar is set high with a full spectrum of talent on display.