2. The Conjuring (2013)
The Movie: Patrick Wilson and Vera Farmiga star as paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren, who are called in when a family’s new home starts behaving very strangely.
The True Story: Ed and Lorraine Warren are real-life investigators who claim to have investigated over 10,000 cases in their time. One of those cases was that of the Perron family, whose new Rhode Island home was being haunted by malevolent a witch called Bathsheba Sheran, who had lived there in the 19th century.