A new movie is bringing one of the scariest Mexican legends to life — watch the first trailer

Warner Bros.La Llorona chases after two children in the first trailer for the movie.
  • Warner Bros. released the first trailer for “The Curse of La Llorona” Thursday morning.
  • It’s an adaptation of the Mexican legend of the same name, which means “The Weeping Woman” in English.
  • The legend is about a mother who drowns her children in “a jealous rage” before throwing herself into a river, killing herself.
  • The movie, produced by James Wan (“The Conjuring” franchise), follows a mother and her two children who get threatened by La Llorona in 1970s Los Angeles.
  • “The Curse of La Llorona” will be in theatres April 19, 2019. Watch the trailer below.

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