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"This controversial film is the sensational, tawdry, shocking horror story about devil possession and the exorcism of the demonic spirits from a young, innocent, twelve year-old Regan MacNeil (Linda Blair). Ghastly expressions of her possession were masterfully created with remarkable special effects to manipulate audiences into feeling dread, nausea, and fright.
At first, Regan's bed is racked with violent convulsions. Flopping around on the top of the bed, the young girl frantically calls out:"