I put a spell on you! Nearly three a long time after Hocus Pocus premiered in 1993, followers proceed to observe the Halloween basic on repeat — and might’t look forward to extra.
In the unique film, Max (Omri Katz) lights the black flame candle, bringing Winnifred Sanderson (Bette Midler) and her sisters, Sarah (Sarah Jessica Parker) and Mary (Kathy Najimy), again to life. Luckily, Max is profitable in defeating the Sanderson sisters on their mission to suck the lives out of all the youngsters in Salem in hopes of turning into youthful and residing perpetually.
His plan is just profitable, nevertheless, because of the assistance of his sister, Dani (Thora Birch), new flame Allison (Vinessa Shaw) and cat Thackery Binx (voiced by Jason Marsden). The Halloween favourite additionally starred Sean Murray because the human Thackery and Doug Jones as zombie Billy Butcherson.
Over the years, the cast has teased a attainable second movie, with Midler solely telling Us Weekly in October 2019, “I heard it’s going to be fabulous.” The Beaches star then joked, “I hope they hire me because I want to fly again in the worst way.”
Parker defined in May 2020 that she and fellow costars Midler and Najimy had been “hospitable to the idea” of reprising their witch roles sooner or later.
“I think for a long time, people were talking about it as if people were moving forward with it in a real way but we were unaware of it,” the Sex and the City actress advised Bruce Bozz on Sirius XM’s Quarantined with Bruce on the time. “I think now we’ve gotten to the point where we all, like, agreed publicly to the right people, [saying], ‘Yes! That would be a very, very fun idea.’ So, we’ll see. We’ll see what the future holds.”
After the actresses reunited in October 2020 in assist of the New York Restoration Project, followers had been much more decided to get a brand new film from the women. In May 2021, Disney+ introduced the official return of the Sanderson sisters for the upcoming movie, Hocus Pocus 2.
“Sistaaaahs! It’s been 300 years… But we’re BACK! 🧹 #HocusPocus2 arrives Fall 2022 on @DisneyPlus,” Midler confirmed via Instagram on the time.
Five months later, Shaw revealed the place she thinks her character Allison and love curiosity Max can be now, hinting that they may come again for the sequel.
“I feel like she and Max are still together, but I think Allison’s from Salem and he always wants to be in California,” she advised Entertainment Tonight in October 2021. “I think they did some sort of compromise and maybe she’s in Salem when the witches come back, you know, visiting her mom or something.”
Scroll all the way down to see what we all know concerning the second Hocus Pocus movie: