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Exorcist: The Beginning(Movie, 2004)

R
| 1h 54min | Genres: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Exorcist: The BeginningRating: 2.6/5 (with 185 votes)
Exorcist: The Beginning is a 2004 American supernatural horror film directed by Renny Harlin. The film serves as a prequel to the The Exorcist (1973). It is the fourth installment in The Exorcist series. It stars Stellan Skarsgård, Izabella Scorupco, and James D'Arcy. Exorcist: The Beginning was retooled from Paul Schrader's already completed Dominion: Prequel to the Exorcist, which Morgan Creek Productions executives feared would be unsuccessful. The film was released in the United States on August 20, 2004, by Warner Bros. Pictures. Reviews for Exorcist: The Beginning were overwhelmingly negative, and it was not a financial success. Paul Schrader was subsequently al... ()
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About Exorcist: The Beginning

Having lived through traumatizing events during WWII, Father Lankester Merrin takes a sabbatical from the Church to conduct archaeological excavations in British-administered East Africa. Merrin unearths an ancient Byzantine church believed have been built and then immediately buried to keep down evil from the crypt below. The natives are convinced that uncovering the church has unleashed a demon, and begin to violently clash with the British military troops. As the village rapidly disintegrates into chaos and war, Merrin must face-off with the demon which has taken possession of somebody close to him.

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Exorcist: The Beginning 2004 Trailer(Trailer, 2:21)

Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Plays in: Egypt
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 22 languages: Bulgarian (BG), Czech (CS), Danish (DA), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), Finnish (FI), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Japanese (JA), Korean (KO), Dutch (NL), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Russian (RU), Swedish (SV), Turkish (TR), Ukrainian (UK), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 08/20/2004
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"L'Exorciste: Le commencement"
"The Exorcist 4 - The Beginning"
"大法师: 吸魂首部曲"
"El Exorcista 4 - El comienzo"
"L'Exorciste : Au commencement"
"El Exorcista 4 - El comienzo"
"The Exorcist: The Beginning"
"Egzorcysta: Początek"
"Изгоняющий дьявола: Начало"
"Exorcist The Beginning"
Budget: 80,000,000 USD
Revenue: 78,000,586 USD (= 98%)
Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1

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