Hocus Pocus 2: The Witches are back in the first trailer for the long-awaited sequel

The first trailer for the long-awaited sequel, Hokus Pokus 2has been released and everyone’s favorite witches are back in the sequel to the cult classic Halloween favorite.

According to the official synopsis from Disney +, “It’s 29 years since someone lit the Black Flame Candle and resurfaced on the 17th.thsisters of the century, and they seek revenge. Now it’s up to three high school students to stop the voracious witches from creating a new kind of chaos on Salem before dawn on All Hallow’s Eve. “Hocus Pocus 2” also stars Sam Richardson (“The Tomorrow War”), Doug Jones (“The Shape of Water”), Hannah Waddingham (“Ted Lasso”), Whitney Peak (“Gossip Girl”), Belissa Escobedo American Horror Stories ”, Lilia Buckingham (“ Dirt ”), Froyan Gutierrez (“ Teen Wolf ”) and Tony Hale (“ Veep ”). The film is directed by Anne Fletcher (“Dumplin,” “The Proposal”) and produced by Lynn Harris (“King Richard,” “The Shallows”) with Ralph Winter (“Hocus Pocus”, “X-Men” franchise), David Kirschner (“Hocus Pocus”, “Chucky”) and Adam Shankman (“Disenchanted”, “Hairspray”), who act as executive producers. “

The first Hocus Pocus is the very definition of a cult hit. Directed by Kenny Ortega and released in 1993, the film received mixed reviews upon release and was seen as a box office failure by Disney. Despite a slim budget of $ 28 million, the film’s domestic gross of $ 44.3 million was not enough given the marketing expenses that Disney put into it. In fact, Disney reportedly lost $ 16.5 million on the film during its theatrical release. The film’s misfortunes changed due to the strong annual DVD sales over the years and the annual record-breaking screenings of Freeforms 31 Nights of Halloween. The film is now a solid base for Halloween for fans and continues to grow in popularity.

Did YOU like the trailer? Hokus Pokus 2 hits Disney + on September 30, 2022. You can see the film’s official teaser key art below!

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