The Possession made an impressive debut in what’s typically a very slow weekend at the box office. The movie made an estimated $17.7 million and is on track to be the second-highest grossing film ever over Labor Day weekend. The record is currently held by Rob Zombie’s Halloween.
The Possession Synopsis: A young girl buys an antique box at a yard sale, unaware that inside the collectible lives a malicious ancient spirit. The girl’s father teams with his ex-wife to find a way to end the curse upon their child.
Director: Ole Bornedal
Writers: Juliet Snowden, Stiles White
Stars: Natasha Calis, Jeffrey Dean Morgan and Kyra Sedgwick