Vera Farmiga’s Lorraine Warren character is attacked by a demon in a new clip from the third Conjuring film, The Conjuring 3:The Devil Made Me Do It. It’s been five years since audiences were last terrified by the paranormal investigations of Ed and Lorraine Warren. The real-life couple has been played on screen by Patrick Wilson and Farmiga ever since filmmaker,James Wan, launched the series back in 2013.

Straight from the start, The Conjuring was able to surpass the sort of stale storytelling that modern paranormal horror films typically utilize. The fact that the Warrens were part of numerous real-life incidents held a certain degree of appeal for audiences, perhaps even serving to intensify the scares within the films. Whatever the secret to Wan’s franchise has been, however, there’s no denying that the two films that have been released so far have been hugely successful and managed to breathe new life into a genre that was in dire need of a boost. It’s particularly noteworthy that paranormal horror sequels are often churned out in quick succession, in order to maintain momentum that can quickly fade. The Conjuring, on the other hand, has slowly but surely added to its legacy, and audiences can’t get enough.

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