Insidious was one of those oh-so typical horror offerings – a brilliant set-up squandered by a not-at-all scary conclusion.

Having said that, the mix of haunted house and possession flick was still an enjoyable watch, so we are more than happy that everybody seems to be back on board for this second instalment.

Obviously seeking to station itself above most horror fare by deciding to call itself Chapter 2, rather than simply 2, the trailer suggests more child possession and creepy goings on, with parents Rose Byrne and Patrick Wilson back in the firing line.

Insidious Chapter 2 is set for a September release.

About The Author

Simon Fitzjohn

Simon is a journalism tutor in London, who also just happens to be a movie fanatic, with a craving for the darker side of cinema. He has written two books, one on the horror films of director Bob Clark (2014) and the other on the history of the character Norman Bates (2015). His third book, on the work of British exploitation director Pete Walker, is due in 2017.