Hocus-Pocus is an American fantasy comedy film directed by Kenny Ortega. The first part of the movie was released on July 16, 1993. Yes, you read that right. The first part of the movie premiered in 1993. Production is now scheduled to release the movie’s sequel.
The story was written by Neil Cuthbert and Mike Garris with a comical trio of 3 witches who are accidentally revived by a boy named Max on a spooky Halloween night in Salem, Massachusetts.
The Sanderson sisters were executed 300 years ago for practicing dark magic and are now released 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 film’s sequel is directed by Adam Shankman and is expected to be released on Disney’s latest streaming platform.Disney + ”.
Plot of the show
The story should start where it left off 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 can expect twice as much fun and comedy as the movie.
The cast of Hocus Pocus 2
Hocus Pocus 2 will most likely 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 Hocus Pocus sequel was made in 2019. With an early proclamation, fans expected a timely release of the film.
However, due to the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic, the shooting was halted. If all goes well and shooting resumes, fans can expect the release of Hocus Pocus 2 in 2021.