Where THE CONJURING 3 Opening Weekend Lands in Conjuring Universe
Remember these are post-pandemic numbers so give it a break.
This weekend, The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It opened to $24M. It is the largest opening for an R-rated movie and the third-largest overall during the Pandemic. But how does it stack up in the Conjuring Universe?
Let’s find out!
Here’s the list of top Conjuring Universe opening weekends:
- 53.8M – The Nun
- 41.8M – The Conjuring
- 40.0M – The Conjuring 2 (2016)
- 37.1M – Annabelle
- 35.0M – Annabelle: Creation
- 26.3M – The Curse of la Llorona
- 24.0M – The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It
- 20.2M – Annabelle Comes Home
But remember these are post-pandemic numbers so give it a break. Plus it was also released on HBO Max this weekend as well. That had to suck up some of those numbers.
The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It synopsis goes like this. A chilling story of terror, murder and unknown evil that shocked even experienced real-life paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren. One of the most sensational cases from their files, it starts with a fight for the soul of a young boy, then takes them beyond anything they’d ever seen before, to mark the first time in U.S. history that a murder suspect would claim demonic possession as a defense.
James Wan produces The Devil Made Me Do It. The Curse of La Llorona filmmaker Michael Chaves directs. The film will star franchise staples Vera Farmiga and Patrick Wilson with newcomer Julian Hilliard.
The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It is now in theaters and HBO Max! The MPAA slapped the new film will an R-rating for terror, violence, and some disturbing images.
Did you see the new movie in theaters this past weekend?