The Nun is a 2018 American gothic supernatural horror film directed by Corin Hardy.

Official trailers

Warner Bros. Pictures on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 released the trailer:
THE NUN - Official Teaser Trailer .

Story intro

In 1952 Romania, two Roman Catholic nuns living at the Saint Cartha's monastery are attacked by an unseen force when they enter a tunnel to retrieve an ancient Christian relic. The surviving nun, Sister Victoria, flees from the attacker, a demon appearing as a nun, and hangs herself. Her body is discovered by Frenchie, a villager who transports supplies to the nuns. The Vatican learns of the incident and summons Father Burke to Rome, where they ask him to travel with Sister Irene, a nun in her novitiate, to Romania in order to investigate the situation. While Sister Irene is teaching children the relationship between religion and science in a school, her Mother Superior interrupts her and informs her that Burke has arrived in order to request Irene's accompaniment in his trip to Romania. The pair travels to Romania and meet with Frenchie, who leads them to the abbey. They discover Victoria's body and remove a key from her corpse. Inside, they encounter the Abbess, who informs them that the nuns observe a period of silence during the night and offers them lodging at the attached convent if they wish to return the next day. Frenchie is attacked by a demon as he returns to the village, but escapes. Burke tells Irene that a boy he exorcised, Daniel, was fatally injured during the exorcism, and Burke has carried the burden of the boy's death with him ever since. Irene reveals that as a girl, she had visions particularly of a nun, causing the Church to take an interest in her. Burke is rescued by Irene after being buried alive in the graveyard by the demonic entity.


Demián Bichir
Father Burke
Taissa Farmiga
Sister Irene
Bonnie Aarons
Valak / the Nun
Jonas Bloquet
Maurice "Frenchie" Theriault
Charlotte Hope
Sister Victoria
Ingrid Bisu
Sister Oana
Sandra Teles
Sister Ruth
Manuela Ciucur
Sister Christine
Ani Sava
Sister Jessica
August Maturo
Jonny Coyne
Mark Steger
The Duke
Jared Morgan
Michael Smiley
Bishop Pasquale
Angelo Veno
Joseph Bishara
the voice of the Demon


Principal photography began on May 3, 2017, at Castel Film Studios in Bucharest, Romania, with Maxime Alexandre serving as cinematographer.

The film The Nun was scheduled to be released on September 4, 2018 (TCL Chinese Theatre), on September 6, 2018 (Germany) and on September 7, 2018 (United States) by Warner Bros. Pictures, Karo Premiere, NOS Audiovisuais, Tanweer Alliances, Warner Bros. F.E., Amazon Prime Video, Warner Bros. Home Entertainment and Warner Home Video.

The duration of the film is 96 minutes. With a budget of $22 million, the film grossed over $365.6 million.

The film had received a "R" rating.


The Nun got low rating from critics. The audience dislikes the film either. Audiences polled by CinemaScore gave the film an average grade of "C" on a scale ranging from A+ to F.

External links

Official website:

Wikipedia: The Nun (2018 film)

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