Big bucks for locally-filmed horror movie

Vera Farmiga at the premiere of 'The Conjuring'
Vera Farmiga at the premiere of 'The Conjuring'

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) – A locally-filmed movie is now one of the biggest horror flicks ever.

According to several online reports, The Conjuring is now the third highest grossing supernatural horror.

It made $137 million in theaters during the summer.

The Sixth Sense tops the list, with The Exorcist coming in at number two.

The Conjuring filmed in Wilmington last year.

It stars Vera Farmiga, Patrick Wilson and Ron Livingston.

The movie will be released October 22 on demand and on DVD.

To pre-order a copy, click here.

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