Disney’s Hocus Pocus, American comedy, has been one of the best Halloween movies so far. The movie revolves around three witches who are out to seek revenge and begin their reign of terror. Directed by Kenny Ortega, the film delivers the perfect blend of horror, comedy and family drama.
Released in 1993, this is a remarkable epic. While not everyone appreciates its campy brand of a spook (it has a 33 per cent Tomatometer rating on Rotten Tomatoes), it still ends up getting a lot of air time every October.
Decades after its release, Hocus Pocus is still casting a spell on audiences, and fans are clamouring for the much-anticipated sequel. That’s right, Hocus Pocus 2 is happening! So when does Hocus Pocus 2 come out, and how much do we know about the upcoming film?
What To Expect From Hocus Pocus 2?
As per Variety, Adam Shankman will be directing the sequel. Adam Shankman is best known for his works like Hairspray, What Men Want, Rock Of Ages, and The Pacifier. The fans have been clamouring for a sequel for quite a while now. So, there’s plenty to suggest that there will be new witchiness to witness. Disney is in the early stage of development of the Hocus Pocus TV movie, reported Deadline. But the producers at Disney have been tightly lipped regarding the storyline for the new film.
Hocus will be released on Freeform. As, the writers have confirmed that it is going to be a reboot than a sequel. However, it is difficult to confirm anything right now as to what will happen.
About Hocus Pocus 2
1993 Hocus Pocus was directed, Kenny Ortega. The movie wasn’t a critical or commercial hit. Yet through the generations, it was rediscovered again. Its home videos have sold a lot of copies, and the sales have increased year after year, especially during the time of Halloween. The family drama movie is written by Neil Cuthbert and Mick Garris and its cast includes Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker, Kathy Najimy, Vinessa Shaw, Omri Katz, and Thora Birch and has aired from time to time on Disney channel which led to its increasing popularity. This movie has received cult status, and its legacy of the film grows every year.
Hocus Pocus 2: Who is the cast?
As of now there is no comments on this. However, the stars of the original movie- Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker, and Kathy Najimy- have shown interest in reprising their characters from the first movie.
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