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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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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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Budget:

$6,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$37,134,255 (USA) (3 October 2014)

Gross:

$84,263,837 (USA) (12 December 2014)
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Trivia

The baby mobile hanging over the crib plays the same tune as the music box from The Conjuring. See more »

Goofs

The movie takes place around 1969-70, yet occasional newer vehicles appear throughout the film. In one of the earlier shots, there is a 1973 full-sized Pontiac parked at the curb. Some 1970s cars are also seen during the film like a 1970 Ford Maverick in the early parts of the movie, a Datsun 240Z, a 1974 Datsun B210 and a 1973 International Harvester Cargostar seen in one of the scenes and lastly, a 1971 Plymouth Satellite seen in the ending scene. See more »

Quotes

Father Perez: [to Mia while possessed] May God have mercy on your soul!
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Connections

Followed by Annabelle 2 (2017) See more »

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Cherish
Written by Terry Kirkman
Performed by The Association
Courtesy of K-Tel Music, Inc.
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Oh dear
9 January 2015 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

This film is hilariously bad. I brought it back for me and my girlfriend, and we watched it. This film really tried to pull off the 'omg-look-behind-you' and 'im-really-stupid-so-im-not-going-to-pick-up-that-gun'-type mentatily. I understand this is part of the Horror genre that i so love, but.. this is ridiculous to the point to making fun of you. Because of this, you will probably want to shut it off about 2/3 through, by that stage the shitness couldn't bring me to care about the already weak characters any more anyway, unfortunately. Started so well. What a shame.


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