Focus Features and Blumhouse Productions have unveiled the trailer for their upcoming horror sequel Sinister 2, which you can check out below if you dare.
The sequel to the 2012 sleeper hit, Sinister 2 follows a protective mother (Shannyn Sossamon of “Wayward Pines”) and her 9-year-old twin sons (real-life twins Robert and Dartanian Sloan) as they find themselves in a rural house marked for death, the evil spirit of Bughuul continuing to spread with frightening intensity.
Directed by Ciaran Foy (Citadel), Sinister 2 also stars James Ransone and is scripted by Scott Derrickson and C. Robert Cargill, the duo behind the original film. eOne is financing the sequel with Jason Blum and Derrickson producing and Charles Layton, Brian Kavanaugh-Jones, and eOnes Xavier Marchand and Patrice Theroux executive producing.
Sinister, which starred Ethan Hawke, was released domestically by Summit Entertainment, a Lionsgate company, in 2012, and earned over $48 million; the movie’s worldwide gross was $82 million. Look for Sinister 2 to hit the big screen August 21.
Horror fan headed to San Diego Comic-Con? While making your way to and from the San Diego Convention Center, and traversing downtown, be on the lookout for a slew of Sinister 2 sightings, a scavenger hunt that can find you winning a trip to LA and Six Flags Fright Fest.
Sinister 2 will be taking over San Diego’s Gaslamp Quarter with a slew of sinister projections from Thursday, July 9th until Saturday, July 11th between 8PM-1AM. Share a photo of the projection that you spot and then post it to Instagram or Twitter with #SinisterSightings for a chance to win a trip to LA with a friend and receive VIP access to Six Flags Fright Fest. Follow @SinisterMovie to get more information on the sweeps, and learn where you can find the next Sinister Sighting.