The Exorcist (1973)

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When a teenage girl is possessed by a mysterious entity, her mother seeks the help of two priests to save her daughter.




  • Ellen Burstyn in The Exorcist (1973)
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  • Linda Blair and William Friedkin in The Exorcist (1973)
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  • Rudolf Schündler and Kitty Winn in The Exorcist (1973)
  • Linda Blair and Ellen Burstyn in The Exorcist (1973)

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Cast & Crew

Top Billed Cast


William Friedkin


William Peter Blatty (written for the screen by), William Peter Blatty (novel)


Release Date:

26 December 1973


English, Latin, Greek, French, German, Arabic, Kurdish

Country of Origin


Box Office


$12,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£151,714 (UK) (21 June 1998)


$232,906,145 (USA)

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