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Deliver Us from Evil (2014)

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New York police officer Ralph Sarchie investigates a series of crimes. He joins forces with an unconventional priest, schooled in the rites of exorcism, to combat the possessions that are terrorizing their city.

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In DELIVER US FROM EVIL, New York police officer Ralph Sarchie (Eric Bana), struggling with his own personal issues, begins investigating a series of disturbing and inexplicable crimes. He joins forces with an unconventional priest (Edgar Ramirez), schooled in the rituals of exorcism, to combat the frightening and demonic possessions that are terrorizing their city. Based upon the book, which details Sarchie's bone-chilling real-life cases. Written by Sony Pictures Entertainment

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You haven't seen true evil


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Rated R for bloody violence, grisly images, terror throughout, and language | See all certifications »

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2 July 2014 (USA)  »

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Beware the Night  »

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Budget:

$30,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$9,740,471, 4 July 2014, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$30,577,122

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$87,937,815
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The role of Butler was always written with Joel McHale in mind, however, Butler was "the worst character in the script", according to the director and writer. After struggling to improve the role, he then imagined what he thought McHale would be like if he had gone to the Army instead of college, and worked in law enforcement instead of entertainment. After that, writing became easier and the character grew. See more »

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Early in the film, Sarchie's arm is slashed by Jimmy in an encounter, suffering a deep gash that it is stated will require stitches. In the very next scene at the Bronx Zoo, the wound is not visible. Immediately following, we see him at home and the arm is bandaged. See more »

Quotes

Butler: You know, when your radar goes off, you usually wind up with stitches?
Sarchie: You're an adrenaline junkie, and without my radar, you don't get your fix. Okay?
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Inner Sanctum
Written by Simon Heath
Performed by Sabled Sun
Courtesy of Cryo Chamber
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Possibly the most realistic horror movie I've seen
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Just came out of Carmike after watching "Deliver us From Evil". Let me tell you folks something.. I'm not one with a faint heart.. Never been scared by a horror movie in my life (and I've seen a lot of them). This movie terrified the life out of me. If you're into jumpy, edge of your seat movies, WATCH THIS. My heart is racing five minutes out of the theater. I don't know what to write anymore because I'm so terrorized that I'm out of breath. Go in and enjoy because the kind of movies rarely come to the theaters. I give it an 8.5/10. The acting was brilliant by all characters. Can I add that I had to pee in the middle? No one moved in the entire movie and everyone came out gasping. Good luck to you movie goers because you'll need it. Hopefully this movie will reinstate your love for God like it did to me.


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