Hocus Pocus 2 is in development by Disney Plus – Here are all the essential details!

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In the 1900s, you must have enjoyed movies based on Witches. In that event, you must remember one of the most prominent movies for kids – Hocus Pocus. Yes! Hocus Pocus, created by Kenny Ortega, was released in 1993. Now, Disney+ is making Hocus Pocus 2, and rumored to be coming out very soon. 

To begin with, Hocus Pocus’s first part revolved around three witches and a young girl. Set in 1693, the movie offers a collection of world-class scenes rich-loaded with dark comedy. The movie later moves to 1993, fast-forwarding to the storyline of Max Dennison and his younger sister. High-school comedy and romance between Max and Allison with a decent tone bring out the movie’s best. Fortunately, after enjoying this movie in the 1990s, Disney+ is bringing Hocus Pocus 2 for kids in 2020. Yes! Entertainment is on its way. 

Following are some crucial details about Hocus Pocus 2-

When is Hocus Pocus 2 coming out?

According to several sources, Disney+ has already kick-started the production of the Hocus Pocus sequel. However, amid the CoronaVirus pandemic, the channel expects a delay in the release date of Hocus Pocus 2. However, there are chances that the movie’s production will end by the welcoming of 2021. Yet, no official announcements have been made. Some sources are also making guesses for the movie to release in June 2021. What do you think?

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Who are all in the cast of Hocus Pocus’s sequel TV Movie?

For the most part, the Hocus Pocus’s sequel has enhanced the expectations of Disney fans high. It is no doubt that in 1993, the release of Hocus Pocus at Walt Disney Pictures received a lot of negative reviews and a low rating – 4.4 only. Yet, the concept of the movie at that time was quite different. According to rumors, Disney faced a loss of over $16 million as the film flopped. 

Indeed, Disney is bringing an outstanding cast for Hocus Pocus 2. Here are all the cast and characters’ details- 

  • Bettie Midler is appearing as Winifred Sanderson, a witch
  • Kathy Najimy is appearing as Mary Sanderson, witch
  • Sarah Jessica Parker is appearing as Sarah Sanderson, a witch
  • Omri Katz is appearing as Max Dennison
  • Vinessa Shaw is appearing as Allison (Max’s romantic Interest)

Hocus Pocus 2 – Plot!

If you have not watched Hocus Pocus first, you are missing a lot of fun and comedy. According to Walt Disney Pictures, a Hocus Pocus sequel will be the first part’s reprised version. Hence, we are guessing that the plot of Hocus Pocus 2 will be similar to the first one. Yet, reproduced work of the cast will bring out a lot of fun in the movie. Apart from this, it will match the type of TV Movies that today’s kids prefer. 

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So, let’s talk about the plot now. The movie was first set in the 1600s when three witches steal young Emily’s spirit to get her youth. However, in this process, Emily dies. Emily’s brother witnessed all this. Later, in 1993, Max Dennison moves to Salem and unknowingly investigates the cottage of witches. On the other hand, witches wake up after 300 years and could not wrap their minds around Halloween’s celebration. To see what happens next, stream Hocus Pocus on sites like FMovies

Hocus Pocus TV Movie Official Trailer

For now, Walt Disney Pictures has not launched any official trailer for Hocus Pocus 2. But, let’s check out Hocus Pocus original tv movie trailer and revive the good memories.


Summing up

Hence, the bottom line is – Disney plus is bringing entertainment with the new version of Hocus Pocus. It is time to pack your imaginary bags and relive the world of Emily and the three witches. Get ready for another scary trick and treat!


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