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Demonic 'Annabelle' draws on classic horror films for nostalgic scares

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - There's a new demon in town, and she's hiding among the toys. "Annabelle," out in U.S. theaters on Friday, kicks off October's Halloween offerings at the box office with the origin story of a porcelain doll that masks a sinister secret, a spin-off from last year's Warner Bros. horror hit "The Conjuring." Set in 1970s California, young newlywed couple Mia and John, played by Annabelle Wallis and Ward Horton, settle into a small house in Santa Monica. Soon after pregnant Mia receives Annabelle, a gift from her husband for her growing doll collection, the couple endure a terrifying break-in, and then strange things start...

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