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Good Against Evil (1977)

A writer, Andy Stuart, teams up with an exorcist, Father Kemschler, to battle Satan, and a group of Devil worshipers led by Mr. Rimmin.

Director:

Paul Wendkos

Writer:

Jimmy Sangster
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Dack Rambo ... Andy Stuart
Elyssa Davalos ... Jessica Gordon
Richard Lynch ... Mr. Rimmin
Dan O'Herlihy ... Father Kemschler
John Harkins ... Father Wheatley
Jenny O'Hara ... The Woman
Lelia Goldoni ... Sister Monica
Peggy McCay ... Irene
Peter Brandon Peter Brandon ... Dr. Price
Kim Cattrall ... Linday Isley
Natasha Ryan ... Cindy Isley
Richard Sanders ... The Doctor
Lillian Adams ... Beatrice
Erica Yohn Erica Yohn ... Agnes
Richard Stahl ... Brown
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A writer, Andy Stuart, teams up with an exorcist, Father Kemschler, to battle Satan, and a group of Devil worshipers led by Mr. Rimmin.

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She became Satan's play thing.

Genres:

Horror

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

22 May 1977 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Les forces du mal See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Photophone Sound Recording)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Astaroth is named as the devil and male in this film. Historically, Astaroth was the Canaanite goddess of love and was known as Ishtar to the Babylonians. Her name appears in the Bible to generically refer to pagan goddesses. She appears as a demon in the TV show Blood Ties (2007) and in PSI Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal: Sacrifices (1999). See more »

Goofs

While the story is unfolding in New Orleans, the film jumps back to a view of Andy's van parked on the waterfront near the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco, then back to New Orleans. See more »

Quotes

Father Kemschler: When you need me, I'll be there.
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References Rosemary's Baby (1968) See more »

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Dull
22 December 2003 | by preppy-3See all my reviews

I saw this on TV back in 1977 when I was in high school. The next day me and all the other kids in school were ripping it apart. It's a predictable yawner about a kid being the Devil's child...or something like that. The exorcism at the end has certainly got to be one of the most BORING ones ever filmed! And, since it was a TV movie, no violence, no blood, no skin...no NOTHING! This even has a silly ending to pave the way for a TV series (which, thankfully, never came about). It might be enjoyable to watch with a roomful of friends to tear apart...but it just might put everybody to sleep. Add to this some truly terrible acting and you've got a worthless movie. Avoid.


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