Something almost beyond comprehension is happening to a girl on this street, in this house… and a man has been sent for as a last resort. This man is The Exorcist.
12-year-old Regan MacNeil begins to adapt an explicit new personality as strange events befall the local area of Georgetown. Her mother becomes torn between science and superstition in a desperate bid to save her daughter, and ultimately turns to her last hope: Father Damien Karras, a troubled priest who is struggling with his own faith.
William Peter Blatty
December 26, 1973
United States of America
Top billed cast
Ellen Burstyn, Linda Blair, Jason Miller, Max von Sydow, Lee J. Cobb
Hoya Productions, Warner Bros. Pictures
exorcism, holy water, religion and supernatural, vomit, possession, priest, ouija board, satan, paranormal phenomena, demon, strong language, catholic church, demonic possession, disturbed child, crisis of faith, sfx, supernatural horror
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