|release date||December 26 1973|
|writer||William Peter Blatty|
|starring||Linda Blair, Max von Sydow, Lee Cobb, Ellen Burstyn|
|tagline||The Devil Inside|
|trailer 1||Trailer #1|
SynopsisBased on the 1971 novel by William Peter Blatty, The Exorcist marries three different scenarios into one extraordinary plot. A visiting actress in Washington, D.C., notices dramatic and dangerous changes in the behavior and physical make-up of her 12-year-old daughter. Meanwhile, a young priest at nearby Georgetown University begins to doubt his faith while dealing with his mother's terminal sickness. And, book-ending the story, a frail, elderly priest recognizes the necessity for a show-down with an old demonic enemy.
Linda Blair plays Regan MacNeil, a little girl who becomes possessed by the devil, and slowly evolves into a disgusting ghoul. After many failed attempts with doctors and psychiatrists, they are sent to get a preiest to perform an exorcism. …Read More