The Conjuring is a 2013 American supernatural horror film directed by James Wan. Vera Farmiga and Patrick Wilson star as Ed and Lorraine Warren who were American paranormal investigators and authors associated with prominent cases of haunting. Their reports inspired the Amityville Horror. The Warrens come to the assistance of the Perron family (Ron Livingston and Lili Taylor), who are experiencing increasingly disturbing events in their farmhouse in Harrisville, Rhode Island in 1971.
The Conjuring was released in the United States and Canada on
July 19, 2013, and in the United Kingdom and India on August 6, 2013.
The film has received positive reviews from film critics, and has also
been praised by audiences. The film was also a box-office success,
grossing over $313 million worldwide from its $20 million budget.