Also, your mother sucks cocks in hell. October 7, at Bermingham wound up visiting the set and gave a blessing and talk to reassure the cast and crew. It is also worth noting how much of this transgression is presented in sexual terms. Why do people watch and enjoy tv shows and movies when they know it's all fake? First, of course, the music. At one point the search for a young actress capable of playing Regan was so trying that William Friedkin claims he even considered auditioning adult dwarf actors.
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I told my mother I would never ever have that test again, she apologized and told me she had no idea, but I think she also told me to man up and that there are much worse medical tests. And the next thing I knew, Jason Miller was telling me that he'd run into Shirley, who to this day I love, and she told him that the cover illustration on the book jacket was her daughter Sachiko. Yeah, a lot of those claims that so-and-so "audtioned for" or was "considered for" or was "offered" the role of Regan are pure bullshit. The novel cleanses some of the film's hamfisted symbolism and sentimentality the Jesuit medal that Merrin finds conveniently juxtaposed with the Pazuzu relic, and then later Karras's medal being found and given to Father Dwyer is nowhere in the book. She was eight years old at the time.
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Even in his scenes with Chris or Damian, Kinderman is so odd that he distracts us too much from their characters and it is Chris and Damian's reactions that are more important to us, not his investigation. A win would have been baffling. All much too old for the role of 12 year old Regan. Ellen Burstyn's "frantic desperation" I love Ellen Burstyn's frantic desperation. Her acting was terrible; she was nominated for the Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Actress five times, winning twice. I always thought it was a nice touch, as something grounding the movie to the then-present day.
They remind me of the photos of Joan and Christina Crawford where they're wearing matching dresses and posing prettily for photographers. I was the same age as Blair and I grew up in close proximity to where Blair grew up. With the angiogram you feel like your entire body is on fire. Even the infamous scene in which Regan masturbates with a crucifix could be said to have its own kind of ambiguity. Somewhat up thread some the movie was joyless?