Coming soon to theaters in the United States is the suspenseful supernatural horror film ‘Mama 2.’
Kevin Kölsch and Dennis Widmyer are in charge of the film’s direction. Neil Cross, Kevin Kölsch, and Dennis Widmyer penned the story and script.
Russell Ackerman, Scott Bernstein, and Guillermo Del Toro are the producers of Mama 2, with Del Toro serving as executive producer.
The Mama 2 Plot: What’s Going on?
An ex-convict murders his wife and coworkers in the wake of financial crisis in 2008. He then drives his two daughters out into the woods, where he intends to kill them in an abandoned cottage.
The girls are saved, however, by an unexplained creature, which kills him in turn.
Lucas, the brother of the man who kidnapped the children, has been searching for them for five years and has finally found them in a dilapidated cottage, miraculously alive but savage.
A protective mother supernatural entity has followed Lucas and Annabel home after they were granted custody of the girls.
Annabel is forced to take care of the daughters after “Mama” strikes Lucas and leaves him in a coma. Even though Annabel fears commitment and parenthood, she reluctantly looks after Victoria and Lilly.
Edith Brennan, an asylum patient from the 1800s who escapes for the sake of her kid, jumps from a cliff with the child. Brennan drowns, but the baby is stranded on a limb.
In her quest for her missing kid, she encounters the two girls in the woods and takes them in as her own. It turns out that the rest of the movie is about a woman who doesn’t want to be a mother and a dead lady who would do anything to get her.
Despite the fact that some horror fans were not pleased with the finale, I feel it is the ending that sets the picture apart from the others and is also very characteristic del Toro.
Lily and Edith both jump from the same cliff (who did not wish to part from Mama). As for Victoria, she wants to go, and Mama agrees. A moth-like shower of moths rains down on them as they embrace. Victoria’s hand is visited by a moth, a sign that Lily was present in spirit.
Also, I believe that the abandoned cabin in the woods is hiding something. The cabin’s name is shown for a long time at the opening of the film, but no further information is provided concerning its significance. Although it looks like it has been abandoned for some time, it has furniture that looks like it came from decades ago.
The connection to Brennan haunting the family and children who lived in the cabin decades ago would be intriguing.
Additionally, this would explain how Mama finds up at the cabin when the kids are brought in for their father to kill them. A 3-year-old and a 1-year-old living on their own for five years will also be interesting.
Regardless of whether the film is a prequel or not, it may show a much older Victoria searching for answers about her horrific childhood, leading her to the past and the cabin where she spent five years.
The Cast of “Mama 2”
- Annalee Annable is played by Jessica Chastain
- Victoria is played by Megan Charpentier.
- Actress Isabelle Nelisse portrays Lily in the film.
- Lucas is played by Nikolaj Coster-Waldau.
Are There Any Plans for a Mama 2 Premiere Date Yet?
As far as I know, we don’t even have a cast for Mama 2, and we’re not quite halfway through production. It’s also possible that the original cast won’t be back, even if it does happen in the future.
This will not be the case in the foreseeable future, even if this does happen. There is no guarantee that one will appear in the near future. Mama 2, if it happens at all, will only be released in 2023 or later at the earliest.
Muschietti’s 2013 film “Mama” was a critical and commercial success. At the box office, it was a huge hit, grossing $146 million on a $15 million budget. As is customary in critically acclaimed horror flicks.
Mama has received good reviews from critics, as well as numerous awards for its story and screenplay.
So, these are the most important points to take away from this article. It’s been a long time since the project has had any new information to report. Let us know if there’s anything new to report about Mama 2.