Release Date: 2013
Director: James Wan
Starring: Patrick Wilson, Vera Farmiga, Ron Livingston
Plot: It’s a haunted house movie.
Why it’s recommended: Backed by the fact that it is brilliantly made in all aspects of filmmaking, The Conjuring will scare the fuck out of you despite knowing when most of the jump scares will happen.
Interesting Fact: Based off a true story from the case files of Ed and Lorraine Warren. Lorraine Warren also makes a cameo.
Best Line: “The devil exists. God exists. And for us, as people, our very destiny hinges upon which one we elect to follow.”
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 86% Certified Fresh
*Somehow NOT featured in Steven Schneider’s books.
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