Hocus Pocus 2: Every Original Movie Easter Egg & reference

Hocus Pocus 2 is a 2022 American supernatural comedy film

directed by Anne Fletcher, written by Jen D'Angelo, and produced by Walt Disney Pictures

A sequel to the 1993 film Hocus Pocus

it stars Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker, Kathy Najimy, and Doug Jones

reprising their roles while Sam Richardson

Whitney Peak, Belissa Escobedo, Tony Hale, and Hannah Waddingham join the cast in new roles

Filming took place from October 2021 to January 2022 in Rhode Island

replacing Salem, Massachusetts

It was released on Disney+ on September 30, 2022

Unlike the original, the film received a mixed-to-positive response from critics

praising the cast performances, and humor, but criticized the plot

Official release poster