Annabelle: Creation

Release Date: August 11th, 2017

R |1 hr 49 min

Plot Summary

Former toy maker Sam Mullins and his wife, Esther, are happy to welcome a nun and six orphaned girls into their California farmhouse. Years earlier, the couple's 7-year-old daughter Annabelle died in a tragic car accident. Terror soon strikes when one child sneaks into a forbidden room and finds a seemingly innocent doll that appears to have a life of its own.

Cast: Stephanie Sigman, Talitha Eliana Bateman, Lulu Wilson, Philippa Coulthard, Grace Fulton, Samara Lee, Tayler Buck, Anthony LaPaglia

Director: David F. Sandberg

Genres: Horror , Thriller

Production Co: Safran Company, Atomic Monster

Distributors: Warner Bros. Pictures

Keywords: Mystery , Wife , Quest , 2010s , House , Transformation , Dark

Ratings & Reviews

  • 80
    Justin LoweThe Hollywood Reporter

    Closer in tone and old-school psychological fright tactics to the original film than either The Conjuring 2 or Annabelle, David F. Sandberg’s incisive approach capably resets the franchise. show more

  • 70
    Robert AbeleTheWrap

    Annabelle: Creation is a professional jitters-fest, made with deep-seated esteem for the genre rather than cynicism about a box-office sure thing. show more

  • 70
    Jim VejvodaIGN

    Annabelle: Creation is the rare horror sequel that improves upon the original, featuring more engaging protagonists and a far less problematic ending. show more

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