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The Exorcist 

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Follows three priests dealing with cases of a demonic presence targeting a family and a foster home.

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Jeremy Slater
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Series cast summary:
Alfonso Herrera ...  Father Tomas Ortega 20 episodes, 2016-2017
Ben Daniels ...  Father Marcus Keane 20 episodes, 2016-2017
Kurt Egyiawan ...  Father Bennett 20 episodes, 2016-2017
Hannah Kasulka ...  Casey Rance 11 episodes, 2016-2017
Brianne Howey ...  Kat Rance 10 episodes, 2016
Li Jun Li ...  Rose Cooper 10 episodes, 2017
Brianna Hildebrand ...  Verity 10 episodes, 2017
Alan Ruck ...  Henry Rance 10 episodes, 2016
John Cho ...  Andrew Kim 10 episodes, 2017
Geena Davis ...  Angela Rance 10 episodes, 2016
Alex Barima ...  Shelby 10 episodes, 2017
Hunter Dillon ...  Caleb 10 episodes, 2017
Cyrus Arnold ...  David 'Truck' Johnson III 9 episodes, 2017
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Angela, is plagued by increasingly frightening nightmares, her husband is slowly losing his mind, her older daughter spends her time locked in her room and her younger daughter hears strange noises from inside the walls. Two priests are brought together, as all their fates become entangled in a battle against an ancient force of evil. Written by brandyluck-73705

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Every soul is a battlefield.


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The series was filmed in the Andersonville neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois. See more »

Quotes

Father Marcus Keane: The power of Christ compels you.
The Crone: Do I look compelled, man of God?
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Connections

Follows Dominion (2005) See more »

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This Is A Great One!
24 September 2016 | by ksp-58491See all my reviews

Most series don't pilot well. They usually lag out the plot or leave you struggling to follow along. That wasn't the case with The Exorcist. The plot is step-by-step easy to follow, but the show is very forceful--no lag, here. I am VERY impressed with this show.

Horror thrillers that air on television are usually fly-by-night and usually don't fair well among viewers. That wasn't the case with The Exorcist. This is a strong show with a strong plot, and is really well-cast. I had it's reel-you-in hooks and I was at the edge of my seat the whole time. One of my favorite scenes, though not scary, was the dining room scene where Katherine berated her dad's mental capacity, only to be chastised by Father Tomas. I LOVED that scene!

I won't publish any spoilers, even if I had any. I just wanted to post that I think this could potentially be one of the scariest shows on television. I'm a die-hard horror fan, and I can appreciate watching (in my opinion, anyway)one of the best horror remakes I've seen in a long time... And, at 58 y/o, I've seen a lot of horror! It isn't bloody-gory yet, but for me, that could well be part of its appeal.

Personally, I would've rated it a 10, but I noticed only five episodes listed. I hope that isn't so, as the first episode was really intriguing and five episodes do not equal a fulfilling season--it's more a tasteless tease.

KUDOS to everyone involved in the making of this show. It is very well written, cast, directed and produced. This is truly refreshing. My television screen was getting boring.


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23 September 2016 (USA) See more »

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