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The Devil at the Drive-in: The Exorcist and Me

Dateline: July 24, 1975 – Olympia, Washington

Treehouse. Late, sunny afternoon. Hot. The smell of plywood, pine tree sap, competing barbecues. The sound of somebody’s car stereo blasting Bad Company’s “ 5,355 more words

Poem: The Waking Dead

Talking to myself is less lonely

or more, I suppose than silence

is a choking void, speaking like a robot

valium addict method acting a dopefeind… 58 more words

Andrew Halter

The Exorcist (1973) Review

Time: 122 Minutes
Age Rating: Horror, Violence, Sex Scenes and Offensive Language.
Ellen Burstyn as Chris MacNeil
Max von Sydow as Father Lankester Merrin… 663 more words


The Exorcist

Film Title

The Exorcist


William Friedkin


  • Ellen Burstyn as Chris MacNeil
  • Jason Miller as Father Karras
  • Linda Blair as Regan MacNeil
  • Lee J. Cobb as Lieutenant William Kinderman…
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Movie Reviews

Sorcerer film poster by Jay Shaw

I need to write a proper riff on William Friedkin’s astounding 1977 film Sorcerer—I’m pretty sure I didn’t see a better film this summer—nor have I seen anything that zapped me with that  321 more words


Tracy Letts Looks Back on 'Bug' at New Beverly Cinema

New Beverly Cinema concluded their month long tribute to Oscar winning filmmaker William Friedkin with a double feature of “Bug” and “Killer Joe… 1,207 more words

The Exorcist

Dir: William Friedkin, 1973


One of the most famous horror films of all time, Friedkin’s tale of demonic possession scared audiences all over the USA with its head spinning and vomiting. 905 more words