Are you interested in seeing the Michael Chaves-directed mystery horror thriller “The Curse of La Llorona”? Hitting movie theater screens in these United States on Friday, 19 April 2019, the film stars Linda Cardellini, Raymond Cruz and Patricia Velasquez.
What is the film about?
With a screenplay co-written by Mikki Daughtry, Tobias Iaconis, set in 1970s Los Angeles, the film’s narrative revolves around Anna Tate-Garcia (Cardellini) and her small children. Tate-Garcia, a Tate-Garcia and widow, is doing her best to raise two children on her own. After ignoring an eerie warning, Tate-Garcia and children see an unimaginably frightening reality unfold.
Is this film a standalone production, a prequel or a sequel to other films?
“The Curse of La Llorona,” also scheduled for release in Australia as “The Curse of the Weeping Woman,” is Chaves’ directorial debut. Produced by James Wan through his film production company Atomic Monster Productions, “The Curse of La Llorona is the sixth instalment in the Conjuring Universe.
With the Annabelle doll seen in the previous five instalments of the film franchise, it should not surprise anyone to learn the doll will be showing up again in this Chaves-directed production.
As well as the Annabelle doll, Father Perez makes his second appearance in the franchise. Perez, played by Tony Amendola, first appeared in the 2014 John R. Leonetti-directed horror “Annabelle.” Amendola, best known for playing Master Bra’tac in “Stargate SG-1,” will be reprising his role.
“The Curse of La Llorona,” on Friday, 15 March 2019, saw its premiere at the South by Southwest Film Festival.
The film will will hit British cinema screens Friday, 3 May 2019. By this point, most markets where the production is scheduled for release will have shown the film.