Horror Movie of the Year

Murray, NEB-The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It has people doing deep dives into the true case behind the movie. Unlike most horror movies, it has a factual background and more than just the supernatural involved. The movie came out on June 4, 2021 and was immediately a hit.

Ed and Lorraine Warren take on a case of a man who was convicted of first degree murder. He was found by cops walking in the road, covered in blood, after killing his landlord. His entire case relied on his claim of demonic possession. He claimed he was possessed by some sort of demon which is what led him to commit such a terrible act. This was the first case represented in a court in which demonic possession was used as a defense. The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It is based on the real life case of Arne Cheyenne Johnson.

Many people enjoy horror films for the jumps, scares and suspense. For those who do not enjoy them, this movie involves the story of a true crime case and goes through the process of such a case. The aspect of a true story also intrigued many viewers. The movie is a part of a series which all include Ed and Lorraine Warren. This makes it a must watch for those who are into the other movies in the series. It also may give those who have not seen any of the other movies, a new interesting series to watch.