May 1, 2014
Armie Hammer Is Mine
Hammer's set to take the lead in a new psychological thriller from "The Conjuring" producer Peter Safran.
October 22, 2013
RT on DVD & Blu-Ray: The Conjuring, Before Midnight, and More
This week on home video, we don't have a lot of TV releases to talk about, but we've got quite a few from the world of film. The biggest titles include James Wan's haunted house hit, Richard Linklater's third Before romance, a respectable coming-of-age film, the latest from Nicolas Winding Refn, and a failed Owen Wilson-Vince Vaughn collaboration. Then we've got a few well-reviewed docs and indies and a few notable film collections. Click through for the full list.
August 1, 2013
The Conjuring Writers Sell The Feud
Screenwriting duo Chad Hayes and Carey W. Hayes have sold their next project, which "centers on two prominent Hong Kong families in a centuries-old conflict."
July 21, 2013
Box Office Guru Wrapup: The Conjuring Scares Up Biggest Horror Debut of 2013
This weekend, following four consecutive frames of animated sequels ruling the North American box office, horror fans returned with a vengeance powering the new supernatural thriller The Conjuring to a number one opening over a crowded weekend that saw four new releases debut in wide release. The R-rated spookfest grossed a sensational $41.5M from 2,903 locations for a sizzling $14,306 average.
July 19, 2013
Weekly Ketchup: The Conjuring Becomes a Franchise
This week, many of Hollywood's movers and shakers are down in San Diego for Comic-Con. So, there will actually be another Ketchup column on Monday to cover all of the news stories that either emerged there, or were at least timed in conjunction with SDCC. Indeed, this weekend, the Internet in general is sort of obsessed with all things SDCC, so this entry of the Weekly Ketchup will attempt to be a response to that. Here are the top stories this week that were NOT connected to San Diego Comic-Con!
July 18, 2013
Critics Consensus: Red 2 is Mindlessly Silly and The Conjuring is Certified Fresh
This week at the movies, we've got old school operatives (Red 2, starring Bruce Willis and John Malkovich), afterlife cops (R.I.P.D., starring Jeff Bridges and Ryan Reynolds), a haunted house (The Conjuring, starring Patrick Wilson and Vera Farmiga), and a speedy snail (Turbo, with voice work by Ryan Reynolds and Paul Giamatti). What do the critics have to say?
July 17, 2013
Video Interviews with the Cast & Director of The Conjuring
The Conjuring is director James Wan's latest horror film...but this time around, things are a little different. Based on the true story of the Perron family and two demonologists, Ed and Lorraine Warren, this haunted house tale will leave your blood curdling. Grae Drake gathered her courage to talk to the stars, director, and real-life demonologist to talk about things that go bump in the night.