‘The Curse of La Llorona’: Fun, but Familiar Franchise Frights

Published on Mar 16, 2019

La Llorona, aka the Wailing Woman, is one of the most popular folklore figures of all time. A ghoulish, cautionary tale whispered into children's ears to keep them from straying at night or playing in dangerous waters, La Llorona has haunted kids' nightmares for generations. The story goes that La Llorona, a woman of renown beauty, learned of her husband's infidelity and in a fit of grief and rage took from him the thing he loves most -- his children -- drowning them in the river. Realizing what she's done, she prowled the riverbank for days after, looking for …

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Author: Haleigh Foutch