HipZOMJoint Movie Pick of the Week 9/7/18: The Nun

The next film set in James Wan’s The Conjuring shared cinematic universe debuts in theaters this weekend, The Nun.

First appearing in The Conjuring 2, Valak, the demonic Nun, stole the film with her mesmerizing and terrifying appearance. Now the demon has spun off into its own film that is a prequel to the other Conjuring films.

The Nun is a 2018 American gothic supernatural horror film directed by Corin Hardy and written by Gary Dauberman, from a story by Dauberman and James WanIt is a spin-off of 2016’s The Conjuring 2 and the fifth installment in The Conjuring Universe. The film stars Demián BichirTaissa Farmiga, and Jonas Bloquet. The plot follows a priest and a Catholic novitiate, as they uncover an unholy secret in 1952 Romania.

The Nun is now playing at a theater near you.