Friday, October 18, 2013

Celebrate the 40th Anniversary of The Exorcist

From our friends at Warner Bros. Pictures...

One-Week Exclusive Engagement October 31 – November 7 at the AMC Georgetown Theaters in Washington, DC

Q&A Screening with author/screenwriter/producer William Peter Blatty, Thursday, October 31

Academy Award winning author/screenwriter/producer William Peter Blatty will kick off an Exclusive One-Week Engagement of The Exorcist in celebration of the film’s 40th Anniversary with a Q&A following the 7:30 pm showing on Halloween night, Thursday October 31 at AMC Georgetown. The engagement continues through Thursday, November 7 and tickets are on-sale now.

William Friedkin’s suspense masterpiece is one of the top ten box-office performers of all time, with 10 Academy Award nominations, including Best Picture, and a win for Blatty’s Best Adapted Screenplay
The Exorcist tells the now-famous story of a young girl’s demonic possession, and her mother’s struggle to find a priest able and willing to perform an exorcism, resulting in a gripping fight between good and evil.

Warner Bros. Home Entertainment (WBHE) is also celebrating the 40th anniversary of William Friedkin’s suspense masterpiece with the recent release of a new Blu-ray featuring the Extended Director’s Cut and Theatrical Version with new special features, premiums and an excerpt from Friedkin’s book The Friedkin Connection: A Memoir.

The Exorcist opens for an exclusive one-week theatrical engagement (October 31 – November 7 at AMC Georgetown: