Director Michael Chaves (The Curse of La Llorona) and producer James Wan are ready to take audiences back into the chilling horrors of The Conjuring franchise with The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It, and this bold new chapter of the long-running horror series promises plenty of scares.
In a new behind-the-scenes featurette, audiences are able to peer inside the horrors that lie ahead in The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It.…and this new film looks unbelievably scary.
Check out the full behind the scenes clip below:
Again taking audiences inside the true cases of Ed (Patrick Wilson) and Lorraine Warren (Vera Farmiga) as they investigate the bizarre and terrifying true case of the Trial of Arne Cheyenne Johnson also known “Devil Made Me Do It” case, which for the first time in U.S. history the defence sought to prove innocence based upon the defendant’s claim of demonic possession and denial of personal responsibility for the crime. An utterly sensational and gripping court case, in which Ed and Lorraine Warren were directly consulted, this story makes for some pure chilling horror and The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It will chill audiences to the bone.
This new featurette also teases out the direction that Chaves is going in with his focus clearly set on diving into the detective genre, and has stated that he drew inspiration from David Fincher’s classic crime thriller Se7en in the creation of The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It.
Here’s the official synopsis:
The Devil Made Me Do It reveals a chilling story of terror, murder and unknown evil that shocked even experienced real-life paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren (Patrick Wilson, Vera Farmiga). One of the most sensational cases from their files, it starts with a fight for the soul of a young boy, then takes them beyond anything they’d ever seen before, to mark the first time in U.S. history that a murder suspect would claim demonic possession as a defense.
Brace yourselves for all the horrors when The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It arrives in cinemas on June 3.