The Exorcist is getting a hmv Exclusive 4K UHD Steelbook release in September.
Controversial, haunting and popular from the moment it opened, William Friedkin’s masterpiece The Exorcist turns 50 years old, featuring stunning 4K UHD restorations of the original 1973 Theatrical Version and the 2000 Extended Director’s Cut.
The terrifying and realistic tale of an innocent girl inhabited by a terrifying entity, her mother’s frantic resolve to save her and two priests – one doubt-ridden, the other a rock of faith – joined to battle the ultimate evil, always leaves viewers breathless. Winner of two Academy Awards® and nominated for an additional eight including Best Picture, this greatest supernatural thriller of all time still astonishes and unsettles like no other movie.
On-Disc Special Features
- Director’s Cut Blu-Ray
- 3x Documentaries: Raising Hell: Filming The Exorcist, The Exorcist Locations: Georgetown, Then and Now and Faces of Evil: The Different Versions of The Exorcist
- Commentary by Director William Friedkin
Theatrical Cut Blu-Ray
- 2 Commentaries by Director William Friedkin and Producer/Screenwriter William Peter Blatty
- Introduction by William Friedkin
- Feature-Length 1998 Documentary The Fear of God: The Making of The Exorcist
- Interview Gallery Covering the Topics: The Original Cut, The Final Reckoning and Stairway to Heaven
- Original Ending
Special Features Blu-Ray
- Beyond Comprehension: William Peter Blatty’s The Exorcist Documentary
- Talk of the Devil Documentary
Studio: Warner Bros.
Release Date: September 18, 2023