Cult ’90s Movie “The Craft” Is Getting a Reboot


If you grew up within the ’90s—and particularly in the event you had been an outcast and even remotely considering goth tradition—you had been most likely obsessive about The Craft. The 1996 horror movie about a highschool coven launched teenagers to witchcraft, “Light as a Feather, Stiff as a Board,” and Fairuza Balk. And now, almost 25 years after its debut, The Craft is lastly getting a follow-up with The Craft: Legacy, which is each a sequel and a reboot of the unique.

Written and directed by Zoe Lister-JonesThe Craft: Legacy will painting a new quartet of teenage witches, performed by Cailee SpaenyGideon AdlonLovie Simone, and Zoey Luna. The trailer for the reboot, which was launched Sept. 29, additionally consists of a fleeting glimpse of Balk’s Nancy Downs from the unique movie, albeit in a picture.

That’s not the one reference to the 1996 Craft both. In truth, The Craft: Legacy appears an terrible lot like its predecessor, which is why it is a sequel that may be known as a remake. There are glamours, bindings, and one other sport of “Light as a Feather, Stiff as a Board.” There’s even a callback to one in all The Craft‘s most iconic quotes: “We are the weirdos, mister.”

We will not know precisely how The Craft: Legacy is linked to the primary film till it is launched on-demand on Oct. 28. Until then, we will solely speculate—and pray to Manon—that there are cameos from authentic cast members Balk, Neve Campbell, Rachel True, and Robin Tunney.

Of course, The Craft: Legacy is simply the most recent reboot of a beloved ’90s film. Read on to see what different sequels and remakes are on the horizon. And for a look again at extra of your faves, take a look at our Ranking of Every ’90s Teen Movie, From Worst Reviewed to Best.

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