Hocus-Pocus is an American fantasy-comedy film directed by Kenny Ortega. The first part of the movie got released on July 16, 1993. Yes, you read it right. The first part of the film was premiered in 1993. The production has now planned to give out the sequel of the movie.
The story is written by Neil Cuthbert and Mike Garris that features a comic trio of 3 witches who are accidentally revived by a boy named Max on a spooky Halloween night in Salem, Massachusetts.
The Sanderson sisters got executed for practicing dark magic 300 years ago and who are now set free by Max and his sister Dani.
The boy who tried to stop the three witches 300 years ago turned into a black cat. Now it’s the responsibility of Max, Dani, the black cat and, Max’s girlfriend Allison to save the day.
The sequel of the movie is directed by Adam Shankman and the film is expected to be released on Disney’s latest streaming platform “Disney +”.
Plot Of The Show
The story should take up from where it left in the first part. At the end of the movie, the witches became lifeless and returned to heaven. But then it was revealed that Winnie’s spellbook was still alive. So, the witches could return.
It would be fun to watch Hocus Pocus 2. We should expect twice the fun and comedy of the movie.
The Cast of Hocus Pocus 2
Hocus Pocus 2 will most probably feature the original cast.
- Kathy Najimy as Mary Sanderson
- Sarah Jessica Parker as Sarah Sanderson
- Bettie Midler as Winifred Sanderson
- Omri Katz as Max
- Vinessa Shaw as Allison
- Thora Birch as Dani
Expected Release Date Of Hocus Pocus 2
The announcement of the sequel of Hocus Pocus was made in 2019. With an early proclamation, the fans were expecting a timely release of the movie.
However, due to the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic, the shooting was put on a halt. If everything goes well and the shooting resume than the fans can expect the release of Hocus Pocus 2 in 2021.