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3.8
7,566 Ratings

The Exorcist

Directed by William Friedkin
United States, 1973
Horror

Synopsis

A desperate mother becomes torn between science and religion when her 12-year-old daughter begins to exhibit signs of a devilish new persona. She turns to a troubled priest struggling with his own faith, for help.

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The Exorcist Directed by William Friedkin

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1974 | 8 nominations including: Best Actor in a Supporting Role

1974 | 2 wins including: Best Sound

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