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The exorcist [videorecording] / Warner Bros. Pictures ; a William Friedkin film ; written for the screen and produced by William Peter Blatty ; directed by William Friedkin.

DVD DVD (c2010.)
Description: 1 videodisc (132 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, c2010.
6 of 6 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
0 of 0 copies available at Merrimack College.
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  • Awards: Academy Awards, 1973: Best Sound (Robert Knudson, Christopher Newman;and Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium, William Peter Blatt. . Golden Globes, 1973: Best Director, William Friedkin; Best Motion Picture (Drama); Best Screenplay (Motion Picture), William Peter Blatty; and Best Supporting Actress, Linda Blair
    • ISBN: 1419888161
    • ISBN: 9781419888168
    • Edition: Extended director's cut.
    General Note: Based on the novel by William Peter Blatty.
    Originally released as a motion picture in 1973.
    Special features include original trailers, commentary by William Friedkin; TV and radio spots.
    Contents: "The fear of God : the making of the Exorcist" (75 min.) ; 3 original trailers, commentary and a new introduction by William Friedkin.
    Creation/Production Credits: Executive producer, Noel Marshall ; director of photography, Owen Roizman ; editor, Norman Gay.
    Participant or Performer: Ellen Burstyn, Max von Sydow, Lee J. Cobb, Kitty Winn, Jack MacGowran, Jason Miller, Linda Blair.
    Summary: The frightening and realistic tale of an innocent girl inhabited by a terrifying entity, her mother's frantic resolve to save her, and two priests, one doubt-ridden, the other a rock of faith, joined in battling ultimate evil. The extended director's cut includes over ten minutes of footage deleted before the film's 1973 release.
    Target Audience: MPAA rating: R; for strong language and disturbing images.
    System Details: DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby digital.
    Language: Dialogue in English, French or Spanish with optional subtitles in English for the hearing impaired, French or Spanish;
    Authors: Blatty, William Peter. (Added Author). Friedkin, William. (Added Author). Burstyn, Ellen, 1932- (Added Author). Sydow, Max von, 1929- (Added Author). Blair, Linda, 1959- (Added Author). Cobb, Lee J., 1911-1976 (Added Author). Blatty, William Peter. (Added Author). Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- ) (Added Author). Warner Home Video (Firm) (Added Author).

    Citation:

    Blatty, William Peter. "The exorcist." Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, 2010.

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