It is a prequel to Annabelle and the fourth installment in The Conjuring Universe.The film stars Stephanie Sigman, Talitha Bateman, Anthony LaPaglia and Miranda Otto, and depicts the possessed Annabelle doll's origin.. Janice looks out the windows and runs back to the room, after seeing Samuel about to reenter the house. For starters, we now know that the Higgins' daughter, "Annabelle," was actually a possessed Janice. (Both options are terrifying, but you know what we mean. She decides to investigate where the noise came from, and discovers a note, saying "Find me.". Annabelle turns around with a demonic face, and declares that she wants "her soul." She finds a key for Bee's closet and unlocks it, where she sees an eerie porcelain doll. A third film, titled The film opens in 1943, with successful toy maker Samuel Mullins creating his very first porcelain doll, which he would give to his daughter, Annabelle, nicknamed "Bee". The neighbors, Mia and John Form, heard the commotion and called for help, but the two killers crept into their house and attacked. However--as polio-stricken Janice becomes infatuated with the silent farmhouse and an intriguing off-limits upstairs bedroom--a strange invitation will lead to the inadvertent release of a powerful dark demon who takes a fierce interest in the unprotected young girl. When the light catches the photograph just right, Mr. Mullins comments on something we all see—asking Sister Charlotte who the mysterious, ghost-like figure standing behind the other nuns is. The demon then emerges from the scarecrow inside, and it begins to destroy the light bulbs, one by one, with Carol struggling to keep the last one intact. annabelle creation janice death. The young girls start experiencing things first. Annabelle, now released from Bee's closet, begins terrorizing the girls throughout their stay at the Mullins farmhouse, primarily focusing on Janice. Janice struggles to get to her wheelchair, only for it to be destroyed and is possessed by Annabelle (posing as Bee again) when she vomits black ectoplasm in her mouth. It broke several opening records for the horror genre as well as for the studio and came in ahead of It recorded the highest opening weekend in the franchise in 26 markets and the biggest launch for a horror film of all time in Sweden, Poland, Portugal, India, Malaysia ($2.2 million), the UAE ($1.1 million) and Vietnam.On review aggregator website Rotten Tomatoes, the film has an approval rating of 70% based on 175 reviews, with an average rating of 6.18/10. Linda exits the dumbwaiter and enters the Mullins couple's bedroom, where Annabelle briefly possesses Esther's corpse to scare her. The crippled girl, Janice, manages to sneak in Bee's room during the night and finds a doll locked inside a closet. Janice doesn't do as she's told - which is to stay away from one locked bedroom - but something draws her to enter this room and look around. On the second night, when Carol and Nancy stay up to gossip and tell stories about Esther in the girls' bedroom, they hear her bell ringing for Samuel's assistance. Main Article: Janice. The young girls start experiencing things first. Though her parents and neighbors assumed she joined with the hippies, she actually joined a satanic cult known as the Two years later, Annabelle returned to her hometown with her boyfriend and broke into her parents' house. After all, which is scarier: noticing that a doll changed positions while you looked away, or actually seeing a doll walking around? After Janice turns it off, her best friend, and another one of the orphans, Linda enters the room. The movie was directed by David F. Sandberg with a script written by Gary Dauberman.It was produced by Atomic Monster and New Line Cinema as well as RatPac-Dune Entertainment.