Lily Taylor, Vera Farmiga, Ron Livingston and Patrick Wilson star in "The Conjuring," which was released in 2013. The movie chronicles a series of supernatural episodes that occur in a Rhode Island farmhouse during the 1970s, and looks at the attempts of two paranormal investigators to exorcise the house.Continue Reading
Lily Taylor and Ron Livingston portray Roger and Carolyn Perron, a husband and wife who unknowingly move into a farmhouse once inhabited by an accused witch, Bathsheba. Local legend holds that the witch sacrificed her baby to the devil and then committed suicide after cursing anyone who might inhabit her land.
Shanley Caswell, Hayley McFarland, Joey King, Mackenzie Foy and Kyla Deaver portray the Perron children. Vera Farmiga and Patrick Wilson star as Lorraine and Ed Warren, the husband-and-wife paranormal investigators who come to the Perron family's aid. The Warrens' previous field reports inspired the book and movie "The Amityville Horror." Lily Taylor and Patrick Wilson also star in other big-budget horror films, such as "The Haunting," "Insidious" and "Insidious: Chapter 2."
"The Conjuring" runs for approximately 112 minutes. Warner Bros. Pictures distributes this New Line Cinema production, which had grossed roughly $320 million, as of 2015. Carolyn Perron served as a consultant to James Wan, the director of the film.Learn more about Art & Literature