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Book Review: Dead Blondes and Bad Mothers

About a month and a half ago, I received in the mail a book written by Sady Doyle: Dead Blondes and Bad Mothers: Monstrosity, Patriarchy and the Fear of Female Power. Before reading it, I had no idea the adventure … Continue reading

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BOOK VS FILM: THE EXORCIST

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The Exorcist, the iconic book by William Peter Blatty, came out in 1971. And it took the world by storm. It was an instant success and Hollywood came knocking, even before the book was finished. Rumour has it that Blatty … Continue reading

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How The Exorcist Killed Horror

Does this sound familiar? We’ve been told that this shiny new horror film is the bees knees. No really this time. Yes, we’ve heard the same thing about every other pre-released horror film, but this time it’s for certain. Why would they fool us twice? And … Continue reading

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Why I Love Exorcist: The Beginning

Starring Izabella Scorupco and Stellan Skarsgård, Exorcist: The Beginning is the prequel we always wanted without knowing it (and is certainly my favourite amongst The Exorcist films). From start to finish it is a work that explores the evil of … Continue reading

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Film Review: The Exorcist (1973)

Director: William Friedkin Starring: Ellen Burstyn, Max von Sydow, Linda Blair and Lee J. Cobb Duration: 122 minutes A title I’m sure we’ve all heard of would of course be 1973’s The Exorcist. Considered the scariest film ever made, in … Continue reading

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