The Exorcist (1973)

The Exorcist Poster
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Release Date
December 26th, 1973
Director
  • William Friedkin
Writer
  • William Peter Blatty
Cast
Official Sites
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IT Beats The Exorcist as Biggest Horror Movie Ever

IT Beats The Exorcist as Biggest Horror Movie Ever

Andres Muschietti's IT is floating to the top of the horror movie hall of fame as it crushes everything in its box office path.

Kevin Burwick

Vatican Denies Inviting Exorcist Director to Witness the Real Thing

Vatican Denies Inviting Exorcist Director to Witness the Real Thing

A spokesperson for The Vatican has shot down William Friedkin's claims that he witnessed an exorcism at The Vatican while shooting The Exorcist.

Brian Gallagher

The Exorcist Maze Is Coming to Halloween Horror Nights 2016

The Exorcist Maze Is Coming to Halloween Horror Nights 2016

Fans will get to experience the horror classic The Exorcist when Halloween Horror Nights returns to Universal Studios Orlando and Hollywood this fall.

Brian Gallagher

Listen to the Terrifying Rejected Score for The Exorcist

Listen to the Terrifying Rejected Score for The Exorcist

Composer Lalo Schifrin created original music for The Exorcist that director William Friedkin literally threw out a window.

B. Alan Orange

The Exorcist TV Show Is Coming to Fox

The Exorcist TV Show Is Coming to Fox

Fox has issued a pilot order for a modern-day reinvention of the 1973 classic horror movie The Exorcist, with Jeremy Slater writing the pilot.

Brian Gallagher

The Exorcist Remake Is Not Happening

The Exorcist Remake Is Not Happening

Morgan Creek Productions' Twitter feed dispelled rumors that they are planning a remake of William Friedkin's horror classic The Exorcist.

Brian Gallagher

Watch The Exorcist Audience Reactions from 1973

Watch The Exorcist Audience Reactions from 1973

Audiences who saw The Exorcist on opening day in 1973 reacted with surprising terror to director William Friedkin's horror classic.

Brian Gallagher

The Exorcist TV Series Is in the Works

Morgan Creek is shopping a project written by Jeremy Slater, which has garnered interest from both broadcast and cable networks.

Brian Gallagher

The Exorcist 40th Anniversary Director's Cut Blu-ray Debuts September 8th

This 1973 horror classic will include the theatrical cut, the extended director's cut, and brand new special features.

Brian Gallagher

EXCLUSIVE: Linda Blair Talks The Exorcist 40th Anniversary Celebration

Reunite with Pazuzu and Regan as all five of The Exorcist movies marathon on FEARnet this Sunday, February 18th.

B. Alan Orange

EXCLUSIVE: The Exorcist's Linda Blair Talks Be Afraid of the Dark and Halloween Safety Tips!

The actress behind horror icon Regan MacNeil is the new spokesperson for the essential Halloween music collection, and the Linda Blair WorldHeart Foundation.

B. Alan Orange

The Exorcist Becomes Small Screen Mini-Series

Martha, Marcy, May, Marlene writer-director Sean Durkin is adapting the William Peter Blatty novel into ten episodes.

Brian Gallagher

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: The Exorcist Blu-ray Cast and Crew Interviews

Actress Linda Blair and cinematographer Owen Roizman discuss the classic horror film, which is now available on Blu-ray.

Jami Philbrick

The Exorcist Makes Its Blu-ray Debut on October 5

A new extended director's cut will also be released on DVD as well.

Brian Gallagher

EXCLUSIVE: William Friedkin Says No to The Exorcist in 3D

The film could be remastered for IMAX as it heads towards its Blu-ray release this fall.

B. Alan Orange

William Peter Blatty and William Friedkin Team for Another The Exorcist?

The famed author claims he is working on an all-new mini-series based on the original novel.

B. Alan Orange

Is Warner Bros. Gearing Up to Remake The Exorcist?

Rumor has the classic film getting a reimagining.

B. Alan Orange

CONTEST: Take Home The Exorcist: The Complete Anthology On DVD!

Own every film in this spine tingling series...

Evan Jacobs

The Exorcist: The Complete Anthology Shrieks it's Way to DVD October 10

New set contains 6 discs worth of every version and sequel ever spawned from this film.

Evan Jacobs

Warner Bros. Brings The Exorcist: The Complete Anthology to DVD October 10

New collection contains all the films!

Evan Jacobs