The Last Exorcism
The Last Exorcism (2010)

Disillusioned charlatan Reverend Cotton Marcus (Patrick Fabian) comes face to face with pure evil after recruiting a documentary film crew to capture the final exorcism of his career. For years, Reverend Marcus has taken advantage of the… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: January 4, 2011
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72%
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34%



Critic Score: 72% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: It doesn't fully deliver on the chilly promise of its Blair Witch-style premise, but The Last Exorcism offers a surprising number of clever thrills.

Glenn Kenny
MSN Movies

The only thing finally astonishing about The Last Exorcism is its goofiness.

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Jennie Punter
Globe and Mail

A creepy, smartly written and very entertaining low-budget chiller.

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Matt Joseph
We Got This Covered

The Last Exorcism is completely boring, devoid of any scares, tension or unease and has one of the worst endings ever. Avoid at all costs.

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Peter Rainer
Christian Science Monitor

The latest entry in the pseudo-documentary horror film sweepstakes, The Last Exorcism has its terrifying moments and its silly ones.

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Jeannette Catsoulis
New York Times

An unusually restrained and genuinely eerie little movie perched at the intersection of faith, folklore and female puberty.

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Michael Dequina
TheMovieReport.com

It's disappointing--if not exactly surprising--when at the halfway point the film turns into THE LINDA BLAIR WITCH PROJECT.

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Tom Huddleston
Time Out

The credibility of faux-documentary filmmaking relies on clear plotting and convincing, semi-improvised acting.

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Sean O'Connell
Washington Post

Stamm creates an anxious psychological horror that's vaguely familiar yet refreshingly original.

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Steve Newton
Georgia Straight

A fairly absorbing pseudo-documentary demonic-possession flick with all the bodily contortions and jittery camerawork you'd expect.

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Flixster Audience Score: 34% Flixster User Reviews
Everett Johnson
*** The first time I watched this was when it first came out, and I watched it on a bootleg copy. I wasn't really in the mood for a movie, but watched it… More
Carlos Magalh„es
An efficient mockumentary that employs a precise pacing to follow a charlatanical Reverend who explores people for money - until he encounters more than he had… More
Directors Cat
[img]http://images.rottentomatoes.com/images/user/icons/icon14.gif[/img] The found-footage genre has been abused so many times since The Blair Witch… More
Tyler Robertson
I've always had a soft spot for exorcism movies. Sure, they've been overdone and a lot of them have sucked. However, The Last Exorcism looked like it… More
Anthony Lawrie
The Last Exorcism is the epitome of a wasted opportunity. The premise is fantastic and the clever build up in documentary style is brilliant - it's just… More
Christopher Heim
A pretty intriguing spin on the typical exorcism story. It's just unfortunate that the filmmakers drop the ball so hard at the end but the movie is still… More

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