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The Boys In The Band play goes to London

This morning actor Mark Gatiss shared the great news on Twitter:

We’re having a party! Wanna come?

So the play The Boys In The Band… 206 more words

Theatre

To Live and Die in L.A.

When I first drafted this blog post, I was sitting in the Toronto Pearson airport as I waited for my breakfast before I fly out to Seattle. 1,292 more words

Film

William Friedkin To Deliver Cinema Masterclass At This Year's Cannes Film Festival

Iconoclastic director William Friedkin will give the cinema masterclass at this year’s Cannes film festival. The Exorcist director follows in the footsteps of Martin Scorsese, Nanni Moretti, Wong Kar-wai and Quentin Tarantino among others. 176 more words

News

Pic of the Day: Sorcerer (1977)

For today’s pic, I’m going with this shot of director William Friedkin (riding shotgun above) from Sorcerer (1977) as an excuse to share one of Friedkin’s quotes about the film from… 84 more words

Behind The Scenes

Exorcist Steps

One of the reasons we started Next Exit Travel was to share those amazing, unexpected moments that appear when you travel. Yesterday, I went to Washington, DC for work. 131 more words

Davida Gypsy Breier

The Devil’s Work: Faith, Humanity, and Hope(lessness) in The Exorcist and The Exorcist III

(Author’s Note: I wrote this for my Horror Cinema class. It was fun.)

Max von Sydow battled an ideological “monster” before he encountered the Devil. Perhaps “monster” may or may not be a stretch, but the objective of his opponent was not dissimilar. 1,770 more words

Take One