"The Conjuring": Directed by James Wan and starring Vera Farmiga, "The Conjuring," which chronicles the terrifying adventures of a couple of paranormal investigators, was the biggest earner of the bunch and one of the summer's true sensations.
Released: July 19, 2013
Budget: $20 million
Domestic gross: $135.4 million
"You're Next": Directed by Adam Wingard and starring Sharni Vinson, "You're Next" is about a shocking home invasion that leaves most of a large family dead.
Released: Aug. 23, 2013
Budget: Reportedly less than $1 million
Domestic gross as of Sept. 15, 2013: $17.9 million