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Annabelle: Creation (2017)

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Twelve years after the tragic death of their little girl, a doll-maker and his wife welcome a nun and several girls from a shuttered orphanage into their home, where they become the target of the doll-maker's possessed creation, Annabelle.

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David F. Sandberg

Writers:

Gary Dauberman, Gary Dauberman (based on characters created by)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Anthony LaPaglia ... Samuel Mullins
Samara Lee ... Bee
Miranda Otto ... Esther Mullins
Brad Greenquist ... Victor Palmeri
Lulu Wilson ... Linda
Talitha Eliana Bateman ... Janice (as Talitha Bateman)
Stephanie Sigman ... Sister Charlotte
Mark Bramhall ... Father Massey
Grace Fulton ... Carol
Philippa Coulthard ... Nancy
Tayler Buck ... Kate
Lou Lou Safran Lou Lou Safran ... Tierney
Joseph Bishara ... Annabelle Demon
Alicia Vela-Bailey ... Evil Mullins / Demon Hands
Jesse Giacomaszzi Jesse Giacomaszzi ... Demon Bee (voice) (as Jessie Giacomazzi)
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Storyline

The manufacturer of dolls Samuel Mullins is a happy family man with his wife Esther and their daughter Bee, who dies after being hit by a car. Twelve years later, Samuel and his wife, Esther, welcomes a nun and six orphaned girls to his home. He tells that only a locked room (that belonged to Bee) and Esther's room would be off limits for the girls. The crippled girl, Janice, manages to sneak in Bee's room during the night and finds a doll locked inside a closet. After she plays in the room, she is haunted by an evil force. What has Janice unleashed in Bee's room? Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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The next chapter in The Conjuring universe. See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for horror violence and terror. | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English | Spanish

Release Date:

11 August 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Annabelle: Creation See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$15,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$35,006,404, 13 August 2017, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$102,092,201, 2 November 2017

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$306,515,884, 19 December 2017
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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Trivia

Originally scheduled to be released on May 19, 2017, but was moved to August 11, 2017 to avoid competition with Alien: Covenant (2017). See more »

Goofs

The opening scene where Annabelle is killed in the car crash is illogical for several reasons. For one, the station wagon that struck her would have seen her in a distance and not have accidentally struck her, and even if it didn't, it most certainly would have stopped after seeing the car troubles. Second, at her age, Annabelle would not have been dumb enough to run out into the car's path, knowing it was coming her way, just to retrieve a loose bolt. See more »

Quotes

Sister Charlotte: What is that?
Linda: Who cares? RUN!
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Crazy Credits

There's a mid-credits scene the Annabelle doll is sitting in a chair and slightly moves her head. See more »


Soundtracks

Clown Box
from The Conjuring (2013)
Written by Joseph Bishara
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Good transitions an creepy scenes help give this movie the scary edge
14 August 2017 | by mitchellzelenakSee all my reviews

Annabelle: Creation, which is a prequel to Annabelle, can appeal to many horror fans because of its use of suspenseful jump scares and skin crawling scenes.

With that being said, it does have its downsides, including some of the children's acting and occasional slow points.

This movie has some great moments and uses the first act well at building the characters and why we should feel for them.

When it comes down to it, Annabelle: Creation is a solid horror movie that you should definitely watch if you have the time. I highly suggest you watch the original Annabelle beforehand, as it will make Creation all the more better.


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