The first instalment of this movie was released in 1993. And owing to its immense success fans have always been anticipating Hocus Pocus 2. Because this movie really deserves a sequel!
Hocus Pocus 2: Release Date
The first part of this movie got a warm response from the audience as well as the critics. It was released in October 1993 and since then everyone has been waiting for a sequel.
And it is finally happening after more than two decades. The makers announced in 2019 that Hocus Pocus 2 is on the cards. This news was nothing but a triumph for all the Hocus Pocus fans. Although the production was delayed due to the coronavirus pandemic sources speculated that they cast and crew are finally back to the sets.
The makers have not come up with any official release date as of now but we know that the first instalment of this movie was released in Halloween of 1993. So there are chances that Hocus Pocus 2 might hit the screens by October 2021, right in the time of Halloween!
Hocus Pocus 2: Plot
After waiting for more than two decades we are finally getting Hocus Pocus 2 so it should be worth all the hype. We know that it is the story of three witches who feed on children for their evil intentions.
In the first instalment, we saw how these three witches were executed by the people of Salem. But they returned after 300 years in the same town to avenge their deaths. Their motive is to prey on children on the night of Halloween so that they become immortal and survive forever.
The movie ended with Max, Dani and Winifred destroying the witches. But it had a very confusing end. Because the ending scene showed that the magic book was blinking thus it was a hint that the witches would be back! So in Hocus Pocus 2, it will be obvious that the witches will come back in the night of Halloween with their evil intentions.
Hence Hocus Pocus 2 is expected to bring more horror. Also, there are speculations that the upcoming sequel will be based in modern times. Hence there are chances that we will see the witches getting along modern times. Thus the plot of Hocus Pocus 2 seems really interesting.
The makers have confirmed that Bette Midler, Kathy Najimy and Sarah Jessica Parker will make a comeback as the witches in the upcoming sequel.
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