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Exorcist: The Beginning(Movie, 2004)

R
| 1h 54min | Genres: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Exorcist: The BeginningRating: 2.5/5 (with 168 votes)
Exorcist: The Beginning is a 2004 American supernatural horror film and the prequel to the 1973 film The Exorcist. It is the fourth installment of The Exorcist series. It was adapted by William Wisher Jr., Caleb Carr, and Alexi Hawley and was directed by Renny Harlin. The film stars Stellan Skarsgård, Izabella Scorupco, James D'Arcy, Ben Cross, Ralph Brown, and Alan Ford. 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. Reviews for Harlin's film were overwhelmingly neg... ()
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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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Trailer for Exorcist: The Beginning + Featurettes/Teaser/Clips

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
Director: Renny Harlin
Screenwriter: William Wisher, Caleb Carr
Film Editor: Mark Goldblatt
Director of Photography: Vittorio Storaro
Composer: Trevor Rabin
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

6 movies in the The Exorcist Collection

2004 Exorcist: The Beginning
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