I quite liked this film as it wasn’t just a stereotypical possession film, for example the Jewish exorcism which was strangely and quite nicely different. Another thing that was quite cool but strange is the part where you see the fingers in the back of her throat. 80 more words
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Anneliese Michel was born into a Catholic, middle class family who owned their own business – a sawmill – on 21 September 1952. 845 more words
The writer Andrew Solomon used to suffer from depression. A friend of his who lived in Senegal said the people there had a traditional cure for depression. 401 more words
The Exorcist (1973) is a film chronicling the possession of a young girl, and the psychological journey of the priest who performs her exorcism. After seeing the film for about the dozenth time, and reading Carol Clover’s chapter detailing this and other occult films in… 290 more words