The Curse of La Llorona

The Curse of La Llorona was released into theaters on April 19th, 2019. Filming locations include Los Angeles, Ca. It was directed by Michael Chaves. The lead, Anna, was played by Linda Cardellini. Cardellini can also be seen in Strangeland and The Twilight Zone reboot episode The Path. The movie is based on a myth of a beautiful woman named Maria who marries a wealthy ranchero to whom she bears two children. One day, she see's her husband with another woman and in a fit of blind rage, she drowns their children in a river, which she immediately regrets. Unable to save them and consumed by guilt, she drowns herself as well but is unable to enter the afterlife, forced to be in purgatory and roam the Earth until she finds her children. The score was composed by Joseph Bishara. The films first DVD release was on August 6th, 2019.

Anna's house - 1649 S. Hobart Blvd. Los Angeles, Ca. 90006

The 3,807 square foot house was built in 1906.


Church - 310 S. Van Ness Ave. Los Angeles, Ca. 90020
(St. Brendan Catholic Church)

The church was built in 1927. It can also be seen in A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors, Fight Club, War of the Worlds (1953) and the music video for Guns N Roses' November Rain.

All "Now" pictures taken in 2022.

L.A. River - 1st St. Los Angeles, Ca. 90012
(1st Street Bridge)

The view is facing south. The 4th & 6th Street bridges are visible in the distance.


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