With the surprise success of James Wan’s truly effective pants-wetter The Conjuring earlier this year, no surprise that the studio would want to grab the teat and see if any other money-tainted milk drops. But according to Bloody Disgusting, WB/New Line aren’t planning to go the traditional ‘sequel’ route here, instead they’re structuring films on some of the film’s secondary characters.
Three spin-off’s to the Patrick Wilson/Vera Farmiga-starring shriekfest are in the works, says the site. One of those is about – of course – the creepy ‘Annabell’ doll that plays a small but pivotal part in “The Conjuring”, while the other two are also based on Warren Case files. Ed and Lorraine Warren are, of course, the real-life paranormal investigators at the center of the film.
John R. Leonetti and John Darko will co-direct the untitled ‘Annabelle’ movie, which might go before the cameras as early as December. New Line are reportedly going the cheapie route on these films, using the micro-budget handbook put to good use on Paramount’s “Paranormal Activity” series. The Annabelle movie will be set before the events in “The Conjuring”. Is it necessary? Do they care? Will such a film expunge some of the captivating mystery behind the doll in “The Conjuring”? Will anyone listen if we all scream ‘yes!’ in harmony?
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Against the Current - the band, not adventures in dangerous swimming 101
Zedd - If our love is tragedy, why are you my remedy? (Well, answer my question!)
Arrow (Okay, Felicity from Arrow!)
Chrissy Costanza (cat eyes and buttery lyrics!)
Girls (TV) (Okay, Allison Williams!)
Movies - especially when they play in the dark.
Twin Peaks (TV)
Friends (TV) (It had me at "No way are you cool enough to pull Clint"; damn straight, Chandler!)
Traveling - preferably where water is, so I can splash someone!
Star Wars trilogy - no, the other one, fella!
Alex G - far more talented than her younger brother Alex H
Cameron Crowe movies - Say Anything..., Jerry Maguire, Almost Famous
The sign 'Free Wi-Fi'.
Reenacting dance/song scenes from "Grease" with my little girl (hey! Wait till you see my 'Summer Lovin'! - don't judge)
Die Hard - 40 stories of Sheer Adventure!
Alex Goot & Friends (his enemies aren't half as talented!)
Cooking up a nice dish and sitting in the entertainment area, on a cool night, basking in it's greatness.
Inflatable kids pools full of Vodka Lime Crush.
Acidic Email from angry, over passionate teenagers after I trash something "Twilight"-related on the site. Sparkle elsewhere.
My baby girl's big, caring heart.