The Exorcist

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  • R
Supposedly true account of a young girl who becomes possessed by the devil and her frantic mother's search for an exorcist. Strong religious content adds chills to this classic hit written by William Peter Blatty!
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Supposedly true account of a young girl who becomes possessed by the devil and her frantic mother's search for an exorcist. Strong religious content adds chills to this classic hit written by William Peter Blatty!

Original Release

12/26/1973

US Release

12/26/1973

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Cast

Ellen Burstyn Chris MacNeil
Jason Miller Father Karras
Kitty Winn Sharon
Lee J. Cobb Lt. William Kinderman
Linda Blair Regan
Max von Sydow Father Merrin
William O'Malley Father Dyer (as Reverend William O'Malley S.J.)
Jack MacGowran Burke Dennings
Barton Heyman Dr. Klein
Peter Masterson Dr. Barringer - Clinic Director (as Pete Masterson)
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

William Friedkin

Writers

William Peter Blatty

Cast

Ellen Burstyn Chris MacNeil
Jason Miller Father Karras
Kitty Winn Sharon
Lee J. Cobb Lt. William Kinderman
Linda Blair Regan
Max von Sydow Father Merrin
William O'Malley Father Dyer (as Reverend William O'Malley S.J.)
Jack MacGowran Burke Dennings
Barton Heyman Dr. Klein
Peter Masterson Dr. Barringer - Clinic Director (as Pete Masterson)
Rudolf Schündler Karl
Robert Symonds Dr. Taney
Titos Vandis Karras' Uncle
Donna Mitchell Mary Jo Perrin
Robert Gerringer Senator at Party
Mercedes McCambridge Demon
Eileen Dietz Captain Howdy / Regan Double
William Peter Blatty The Producer
Gina Petrushka Willi
Arthur Storch Psychiatrist

Producers

Noel Marshall Executive Producer
William Peter Blatty Producer
David Salven Producer

Editors

Norman Gay, Evan A. Lottman

1974OscarBest Picture Nominated
1974OscarBest Actress in a Leading Role Nominated
1974OscarBest Actor in a Supporting Role Nominated
1974OscarBest Actress in a Supporting Role Nominated
1974OscarBest Director Nominated
1974OscarBest Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium Won
1974OscarBest Cinematography Nominated
1974OscarBest Art Direction-Set Decoration Nominated
1974OscarBest Sound Won
1974Golden GlobeBest Motion Picture - Drama Won
1974Golden GlobeBest Supporting Actress - Motion Picture Won
1974Golden GlobeMost Promising Newcomer - Female Nominated
1974Golden GlobeBest Screenplay - Motion Picture Won
1974Golden GlobeBest Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama Nominated
1974Golden GlobeBest Director - Motion Picture Won
1974Golden GlobeBest Supporting Actor - Motion Picture Nominated
1974OscarBest Film Editing Nominated
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