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The Curse of la Llorona (2019)

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Ignoring the eerie warning of a troubled mother suspected of child endangerment, a social worker and her own small kids are soon drawn into a frightening supernatural realm.

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Michael Chaves
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Linda Cardellini ... Anna
Roman Christou Roman Christou ... Chris
Jaynee-Lynne Kinchen ... Samantha
Raymond Cruz ... Rafael
Marisol Ramirez ... La Llorona
Patricia Velasquez ... Patricia Alvarez
Sean Patrick Thomas ... Detective Cooper
Tony Amendola ... Father Perez
Irene Keng ... Donna
Oliver Alexander ... Carlos
Aiden Lewandowski ... Tomas
Paul Rodriguez ... Officer Claro
John Marshall Jones ... Mr. Hankins
Ricardo Mamood-Vega ... Perez
Jaydan Valdivia ... Diego
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Ignoring the eerie warning of a troubled mother suspected of child endangerment, a social worker and her own small kids are soon drawn into a frightening supernatural realm. Their only hope to survive La Llorona's deadly wrath may be a disillusioned priest and the mysticism he practices to keep evil at bay, on the fringes where fear and faith collide. Written by Warner Bros.

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Rated R for violence and terror | See all certifications »

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Trivia

The first of two movies in The Conjuring Universe to be released in 2019. The second is Annabelle Comes Home (2019). This is the first time two movies in The Conjuring Universe are released in the same calendar year. The "Annabelle" movies are also referenced in "The Curse of La Llorona". See more »

Goofs

Despite the fact she comes in the dark and at night, she reveals herself at the pool outside in the daytime to the daughter. See more »

Quotes

Anna Tate-Garcia: Father Perez said you turned your back on the church.
Rafael Olvera: On the church? Yes. On God? Never.
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Crazy Credits

La Llorona is heard crying at the end of the closing credits. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Estrenos Críticos: Abril 2019 (2019) See more »

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Jingle Bells
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Performed by James Cook
By arrangement with Mixtape Music
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Flat, boring and filled with clichés
2 May 2019 | by JimztahSee all my reviews

Honestly I'm surprised with all the good scores in the user reviews. I'm surprised as this was easily one of the worse movies I've ever seen. The acting was subpar, the plot was so incredibly flat and easy to guess beforehand, the dialogue was futile and almost like something a writer threw together in a day or two.

If it wasn't for the decent effects, the mostly atmospherical suspense and the children's surprisingly decent acting I'd give this an even lower score. It's that bad. Don't waste your money on this like I did.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English | Spanish

Release Date:

19 April 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Children See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$9,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$26,347,631, 21 April 2019

Gross USA:

$54,733,739

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$123,133,739
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Dolby Surround 7.1

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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