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Thursday 17 August 2017

If you fancy scaring yourself stupid for the night that's in it then William Friedkin's 1973 classic should do the job. William Peter Blatty's story about a young girl possessed by demonic forces remains the pinnacle of film-making in the horror genre, with Linda Blair as the troubled youngster and superb performances from Ellen Burstyn, Jason Miller, Lee J Cobb and Max Von Sydow.

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If you fancy scaring yourself stupid for the night that's in it then William Friedkin's 1973 classic should do the job. William Peter Blatty's story about a young girl possessed by demonic forces remains the pinnacle of film-making in the horror genre, with Linda Blair as the troubled youngster and superb performances from Ellen Burstyn, Jason Miller, Lee J Cobb and Max Von Sydow.

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