Wish Upon

1 hr 30 min

PG13

In the latest horror film from the director of ANNABELLE, 17-year-old Clare Shannon (Joey King) is barely surviving the hell that is high school, along with her friends Meredith (Sydney Park) and June (Shannon Purser). When her dad (Ryan Phillippe) gifts her an old music box with an inscription that promises to grant the owner's wishes, she thinks there is nothing to lose. Clare makes her first wish and, to her surprise, it comes true. Before long, she finally has it all: money, popularity and her dream boy. Everything seems perfect - until the people closest to her begin dying in gruesome and twisted ways. Now, with blood on her hands, Clare has to get rid of the box, before it costs her and everyone she loves the ultimate price.

  • 1 hr 30 minPG13
  • Horror

Be Careful What You Wish For

Open up the box and watch the wishes turn wild…go behind the scenes of horror-thriller WISH UPON and get an exclusive look at the set with star Joey King. Check out the thrills—and the chills—right here!

Cast & Crew

  • Joey KingActor

    Joey King started acting professionally when she was four years old. A national spot for Life Cereal was Joey's first commercial. It has been said that Joey inherited the love of acting from her grandmother who used to perform in live theater. She has appeared in several television shows and movies of the week, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000), Entourage (2004), Medium (2005), R.L. Stine's The Haunting Hour (2010) and "Avenging Angel", to name a few. Also she has completed three pilots, and was a series regular on the short lived show, "Bent" were she has said, "Jeffrey Tambor made me laugh everyday". Joey voiced the yellow fur ball Katie, for the animated feature Horton Hears a Who! (2008), and Beaver, for "Ice Age 3-D". She has also voiced the lead character Jessie, in the book series movie adaptation of "The Boxcar Children", and lastly the voice of China Girl in the much anticipated Oz the Great and Powerful (2013), a prequel to the the world famous 1939 classic The Wizard of Oz (1939). Joey said, "I think it's really neat to hear my voice come out of animal or creature that someone made from their imagination!" Her first film Grace (2006), was shot when she was six years old. On the first day of filming Joey had to pretend to almost drown in the ice cold ocean. Joey has said she was completely hooked on making movies after that. Joey was nine years old when she landed her first lead role in the feature Ramona and Beezus (2010). Joey played Ramona Quimby, whose character always seems to be in some sort of mischief. Joey has said that the role changed her life and she will always be grateful to, two of the most amazing, talented woman, Liz Allen and Denise DeNovi who are still good friends of Joey's. In her short years, Joey has worked with some very prestigious directors; Christopher Nolan, whom Joey describes as super involved in every detail, including being present when Joey shaved off her hair for her role in The Dark Knight Rises (2012), Sam Raimi, who captured Joey's heart with his gentle and patient demeanor and brilliant vision, while working on Oz the Great and Powerful (2013), and Roland Emmerich whom Joey has said is such a gifted director, who I was so lucky to get to work for and will be my friend for life, while filming the action movie, White House Down (2013). Joey has spoken to many schools and Boys and Girls Clubs on the importance of making a positive difference in the world, even if you are young. She attends and contributes to many charities and you can often find her helping her grandmother deliver food to the elderly through Meals on Wheels when she is not working. Joey's performances have earned her outstanding critical reviews from such critics as Roger Ebert of the Chicago Sun Times, and Amy Biancolli of the San Francisco Chronicle. Joey has said she feels like the luckiest person in the world to be able to do what she loves and be surrounded by people she loves!
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  • KI HONG LEEActor

    Ki Hong Lee is an actor and writer, known for The Maze Runner (2014), Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials (2015) and The Stanford Prison Experiment (2015). He has been married to Ha Young Choi since March 7, 2015.
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  • Shannon PurserActor

    Shannon Purser is an actress, known for Wish Upon (2017), Stranger Things (2016) and Riverdale (2017).
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  • Mitchell SlaggertActor

    Mitchell Slaggert is an actor, known for Wish Upon (2017), Moss (2017) and Spare Room.
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  • KEVIN HANCHARDActor

    Kevin Hanchard is a veteran actor who, in recent years has become one of the nation's most sought after performers. Although no stranger to film and television, this dynamic and versatile actor has made his name in the world of theatre. His knack for bringing a degree of humanity to flawed characters has become the hallmark of his career to date. He has played leading roles in theatres across the nation, including several seasons at both The Shaw and Stratford Festivals and his critically acclaimed 2011 portrayal of Booth in TopDog/Underdog, garnered him one of his two Dora Mavor Moore nominations for outstanding performance by a male. Kevin portrays Art Bell on the BBC America series Orphan Black.
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  • SYDNEY PARKActor

    Sydney Park was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to an Korean American father and African American mother. At the tender age of six, Sydney became the youngest comedian to grace the stage of the world famous Hollywood Improv. Her impeccable timing and her "out of the ordinary" point of view, has made her one of today's funniest females. While auditioning for "America's Got Talent" at the age of seven, she was seen by Disney execs and asked to appear on its top rated sitcom That's So Raven. They named her character Sydney, a young girl who dreams of being a comedian. She appeared in 3 episodes of the show's fourth and final season. In 2006 Syd appeared on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno as comedian Syd The Kid, she was just eight years old. She also appeared on The Tom Joyner Show as comedian Syd The Kid that same year. 2007 has started out to be Sydney's most promising year. She has a guest starring role on the HBO hit series Entourage in the episode entitle Gotcha!. She also filmed a pilot for a new show called The Hill. In mid April Sydney started shooting a new movie, she has said that it will be a great challenge for her because her role is dramatic and she is use to doing comedic roles.
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