(R) USA – 2 hr 12 min
1973 · d. William Friedkin
Starring Linda Blair, Jason Miller, Ellen Burstyn, Max von Sydow
Something is really, really wrong with Regan (Linda Blair). In desperation, her mother (Ellen Burstyn) turns to tormented priest Father Karras (Jason Miller), who finds himself locked in a struggle with the demon possessing the girl’s body. Five decades after its release, this stone-cold horror classic retains its arresting power and terrifying thrills.
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