Hocus Pocus 2: The comedy film by Disney released in 1993 might be coming back! It had become such a cult classic, especially when Halloween is around the corner. The iconic trio of witches might be coming back for a sequel soon. This is one of the most exciting pieces of news we have heard in a while!
Hocus Pocus Plot
Hocus Pocus is a production by Walt Disney. The film, set in Salem, Massachusetts is following the story of three witches who were accidentally resurrected by a young boy. At the time of its release, the film did not do well at the box office. However, it still kept airing annually on Disney Channel and Freeform. This allowed the film to be rediscovered by the audience which spiked its sales. Now, every Halloween Season, many sit and watch this film as a tradition. Slowly, it has become a cult favorite Halloween movie.
Set in Halloween of 1993, it follows the story of how a teenage boy called Max. Max’s family has recently moved from Los Angeles to Sale. Max feels unsettled from this move. While he goes trick-or-treating with his sister. There, he runs into his crush, Allison. In an effort to impress her, Max volunteers to show her the Sanderson House to convince her that witches are real.
There, at the Sanderson House, he lights the Black Flame candle and accidentally resurrects the witches. The witches need to suck the would of every child they encounter or they disintegrate. In a series of mishaps and accidents in the witches’ attempts to suck children, a very humorous series takes place. Max and Allison try to reverse the spell. At the end of the fil, even though the witches have gone 9in the yes of Max and Allison), we see a glimpse of them. This implies that the witches could return again.
Hocus Pocus 2 Cast, Release Date, Other Details
In October 2019, it was announced that the movie was coming out with a sequel. The best part is that the original cast might return! Even though it was scheduled to be filmed this year, it was delayed due to the pandemic. We can expect that the movie is released in June of next year.