Welcome to Retro Rewind, the TGJ original feature launched to celebrate TV and Film’s enchanting past.
On the menu today? ‘The Craft.’
The supernatural horror film tells the tale of a group of girls who seek the power of witchcraft for their own personal gain but soon find themselves forced to face the forces of evil when things don’t go to plan.
How it fared? Brilliantly, picking up $55 million on the back of a $15 million budget.
Ready to take the journey to the past?
A cult classic, the movie didn’t rock the box office when it impacted theatres but rose via positive word-of-mouth reviews and a Pop Rock soundtrack which featured songs performed by Marianne Faithfull, Paul McCartney, John Lennon and Morrissey.