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R.I.P.: The Exorcist Author William Peter Blatty Has Passed Away

William Peter Blatty

William Peter Blatty, author of the 1971 novel The Exorcist passed away January 12, 2017 at the age of 89. The news came down from director William Friedkin who collaborated with William Peter Blatty on the cinematic version of The Exorcist. In addition to The Exorcist, Blatty’s writing career included an autobiography, three nonfiction books,

Great Moments in Horror: The Exorcist III: Nursing Station in Scene

The Exorcist III

One of the most underrated horror films of all time is William Peter Blatty’s “The Exorcist III.” People pretty much wrote off the franchise after the second film. Those people missed a pretty fun movie with “The Exorcist III.” Here is one of my favorite scenes of the movie set up at the nursing station