A new featurette has arrived from Insidious Chapter 3, and it promises to cripple you with terror. This latest sneak peek looks back at the entire franchise, and the horrors that have come before in the first two movies. We learn that this latest chapter is actually a prequel, and it sets up what will eventually happen in Insidious and Insidious Chapter 2.

Written and directed by franchise co-creator Leigh Whannell, this latest chilling installment is set before the haunting of the Lambert family. The sequel reveals how gifted psychic Elise Rainier (Lin Shaye) reluctantly agreed to use her ability to contact the dead in order to help a teenage girl (Stefanie Scott) who has been targeted by a dangerous supernatural entity. In this preview, Leigh Whannell, who also reprises his iconic role as Specs, helps set up the story.

Here, we learn that Insidious Chapter 3 is set a few years before the first film. Quinn is a teenage girl who has recenty lost her mother. She is having a hard time in life. She is 17 and about to graduate high school, she needs to find the right college, except she doesn't have her mom there to talk to. Her father is not able to cope with the situation, and doesn't really understand his daughter or her problems. Quinn needs some advance from her mother, and she is desperate to contact her. This brings her in contact with psychic Elise. Its soon discovered that Quinn's attempts to contact her dead mother on her own have opened up a portal and brought something else into our world. Something that defies explanation. Something that is truly terrifying. Take a look at this latest sneak peek, and see if you can withstand the horrors found inside The Further!

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