The Exorcism of Emily Rose

The Exorcism of Emily Rose

The Exorcism of Emily Rose

Based partly on a true story, this horror mystery from the director of Doctor Strange follows the death of a young girl and her suspected killer - the priest who performed an exorcism on her.

2005Rating: M, Horror scenes122 minsUSA
Horror

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The Exorcism of Emily Rose / Reviews

Variety

Variety

Some genuine shocks punctuate The Exorcism of Emily Rose, an unusually intelligent genre item that manages to mix full-bore horror with courtroom drama.

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Roger Ebert

Roger Ebert

Somehow the movie really never takes off into the riveting fascination we expect in the opening scenes. Maybe it cannot; maybe it is too faithful to the issues it raises to exploit them.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

Long wedges of the film are simply a discussion about the relative merits of science and superstition. Carpenter, as the sick girl, puts in the best performance.

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