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Annabelle (2014)

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A couple begins to experience terrifying supernatural occurrences involving a vintage doll shortly after their home is invaded by satanic cultists.

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John Form has found the perfect gift for his expectant wife, Mia - a beautiful, rare vintage doll in a pure white wedding dress. But Mia's delight with Annabelle doesn't last long. On one horrific night, their home is invaded by members of a satanic cult, who violently attack the couple. Spilled blood and terror are not all they leave behind. The cultists have conjured an entity so malevolent that nothing they did will compare to the sinister conduit to the damned that is now... Annabelle. Written by johntyler249

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Before The Conjuring, There Was Annabelle.


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Rated R for intense sequences of disturbing violence and terror | See all certifications »

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3 October 2014 (USA)  »

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Anabel  »

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$6,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$37,134,255 (USA) (5 October 2014)

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$84,273,813 (USA)
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Trivia

Lin Shaye was considered for the role of Evelyn before Alfre Woodard was cast. See more »

Goofs

Prior to Mia going into the basement, she is wearing dark green pants with a white shirt, but while in the basement she has beige pants with the white shirt. See more »

Quotes

Mia: There are things happening that can't explain.
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References The Conjuring (2013) See more »

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In The Shadows
Written and performed by The Rasmus
Produced by Mikael Nord and Martin Hansen
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User Reviews

 
Annabelle the doll is scary. This movie is not.
9 January 2015 | by (New Zealand) – See all my reviews

About a minute into this film I squealed out of fear when they put the Annabelle doll into frame. I have a genuine fear of dolls like this. They freak me out. Therefore I was excited about this movie - I sincerely thought that there would finally be another movie out there that would manage to scare me (I have 3 in total so far). Sadly this is not the case. The movie was boring and predictable. The worst thing was that they have this terrifying creature-object-thing to make good use of and they failed miserably at using it. I'm genuinely disappointed at the reuse of the same old washed up horror storyline. How'd this script even get approved??! booo! I wish I wrote it so they could actually see what fear of a doll is haha.


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