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Dominion: Prequel to the Exorcist review

By Paul Downey

With the Exorcist TV series garnering critical acclaim, I thought it was time I checked out some more of the films from the series. 201 more words

"I chose the house to match the Magritte painting"

“I chose the house to match the Magritte painting”

“I saw in the Museum of Modern Art in New York, its called Empire of Light…

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The Exorcist (1973)

OFTEN VOTED best Horror film on some fan bases, The Exorcist has become a fixed entry in the genre and yet it’s makers and stars would taut the movie as a theological thriller, not a horror as it is perceived. 178 more words

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To Live And Die In L.A.

Director: William Friedkin
Starring: William Petersen, Willem Dafoe & Dean Stockwell
Synopsis: A fearless Secret Service agent will stop at nothing to bring down the counterfeiter who killed his partner. 771 more words

Film Review

Sorcerer (1977) - reviewed by George

This remake of Clouzot’s 1953 film was directed by William Friedkin, and the screenplay was written by Walon Green, based on the novel “The Wages of Fear” by Georges Arnaud, not on Clouzot’s screenplay.It’s quite a different bird, since almost all the set pieces have been changed in some way. 488 more words


We Need an Exorcist. Trump's the Man!

Vanity Fair published an article recently about “the Vatican Exorcist,” a priest by the name of Father Gabriele Amorth. The article is fascinating, the more so because it was written by William Friedkin, director of the 1973 movie… 485 more words

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Capsule Reviews: October 2016

First off:

Now that we have that taken care of…

Submitted for your approval, please find capsule reviews of Lost Soul: The Doomed Journey of Richard Stanley’s Island of Dr. 605 more words

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