Exorcist: The Beginning (2004)
Renny Harlin directs this controversial prequel chronicling Father Merrin's first encounter with the demon Pazuzu. Questioning his faith after witnessing the horrors endured by the members of his parish during World War II, Merrin travels to East Africa to help excavate a mysteriously buried Byzantine Christian church from the 5th century. But when the dig leads to horrific results, he comes face to face with the ultimate evil. Stellan Skarsgard, Izabella Scorupco, James D'Arcy star. 114 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital 5.1; Subtitles: English, French, Spanish; audio commentary; featurette; theatrical trailer.
- Renny Harlin, Paul Schrader
- Closed Captioned:
- Cast: Stellan Skarsgard, Izabella Scorupco, James D'Arcy, Remy Sweeney, Julian Wadham, Andrew French, Ralph Brown, Ben Cross, David Bradley, Alan Ford, Anthonie Kamerling, Israel Aduramo, Clara Bellar, Gabriel Mann