Episode 36 – William Friedkin’s The Exorcist (1973)
Somewhere beyond science and beyond superstition there is another world. Come and join us in the world of darkness this Halloween season as we celebrate William Friedkin’s genre-defining 1973 horror film The Exorcist.
“I’m the Devil. Now kindly undo these straps.”
This podcast is non-profit and has been broadcast for educational purposes. Excerpts from the following material has been included to enhance the listener experience:
The Exorcist (1973) dir. William Friedkin, USA
The Amityville Horror (1979) dir. Stuart Rosenberg, USA
The Evil Dead (1981) dir. Sam Raimi, USA
The Dick Cavett Show, USA/ABC (1971) Episode “William Peter Blatty”
Fame Factor, UK/Channel 4 (1996) Episode “Didn’t You Used To Be Satan?”
The Exorcist: The Cultural Impact (1974)
“Tubular Bells” (1973) w&p: Mike Oldfield
“The Exorcist” Score w: Krysztof Penderecki
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