Hocus Pocus, the 1993 film is reported to have a sequel soon enough. The original film was directed by Kenny Ortega and the story by David Kirschner; Mick Garris. It could be one of the common films that you have already watched on Halloween. The movie is quite popular with the characters of 3 witches and it has already been reported that we are getting a sequel ‘Hocus Pocus 2‘ of the first film. After eternities the original cast will also reunite in the movie as reported. The movie has a 6.9 IMBd rating, that it holds combined reviews from the audience. Though of its popularity, kids love the movie but an adult would want the plot to be more meaningful to them. But overall it’s the kind of movie we all watch in our childhood and then again get excited to get a sequel.
What’s new with the film Hocus Pocus for the sequel?
The original film revolves around the character of three witches who are 3 sisters famously titled ‘the Sanderson sisters’ who are hanged in Salem and they receive a curse for lifelong along with a little boy who is accidentally turned into an immortal cat that develops the ability to speak after 300 years later when they find themselves resurrected in then-modern Halloween time of America. And from there the journey to find their purpose and adventures in America begins, being witches with no discipline, behavioral problems, and patterns.
The sequel ‘ Hocus Pocus 2 ‘ won’t focus on the original cast but without the Sanderson sisters it would be incomplete, so they will return along with other few main casts as rumored but mainly this film will follow an aspiring young witch named Becca. Who will summon the famous 3 sister witches at a local magic shop where the witches usually used to live. Elliot Davis was reached out to shoot the Hocus Pocus 2, so we can expect a more adventurous storyline and great visual effects from the movie. The movie is also set for musical spots which the audience loves all the time and that’s a good reason to look forward to this film. The original film will always remain original but the second film could give the audience something to hold on to and want more such movies.
When exactly is Hocus Pocus 2 coming out?
The movie ‘Hocus Pocus’ has already been reported to get its sequel back in 2020 confirmed by Disney. It has been also reported that the cast is currently working on the movie and busy with the schedule. And we can watch the film by the year 2022. Though there has been no official update on the released date for the movie we can look forward to the whole thing because it is finally happening! better late than never duh! The cast and the production did not disclose any such news for the movie ‘Hocus Pocus 2’. The movie will premiere on the Disney+ platform in 2022. So let’s wait and hope the second sequel comes out on Halloween to feel the chills widely.