The Exorcism of Emily Rose2005
The Exorcism of Emily Rose (2005)
Critic Consensus: Loosely based on a true story, The Exorcism of Emily Rose mixes compelling courtroom drama with generally gore-free scares in a ho-hum take on demonic cinema.
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as Erin Bruner
as Father Moore
as Ethan Thomas
as Emily Rose
as Karl Gunderson
as Nathaniel Rose
as Dr. Mueller
as Judge Brewster
as Dr. Briggs
as Dr. Adani
as Dr. Cartwright
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Critic Reviews for The Exorcism of Emily Rose
One of very the few PG-13 horrors that actually does scare me, because it feels realistic, it feels adult, and it feels like there is real weight and dramatic implications.
A classy 'boo!' movie for those who like their horror polite.
I'll give him credit there, but I'll also take it away just as quickly for never getting me to actually care. In fact, the only thing exorcised by The Exorcism of Emily Rose was my interest.
While the melting demon-people are a nifty, unsettling touch, this alleged battle for the soul of mankind is in reality more of a sidewalk scuffle between a pair of legal eagles.
Very scary stuff. And as a courtroom drama, very effective.
Audience Reviews for The Exorcism of Emily Rose
Wilkinson and Linney's dynamic performances are the reason to see this melodramatic if typical exorcism piece, he as the anxious priest attempting to fit medieval beliefs into skeptical modern times and she as the atheist legal eagle he needs most to convince. Not boring.
Don't really remember seeing this, that might say alot about the quality of the film. I do remember that the possessed scenes weren't that cheesy, so that's a positive at least.
Second best exorcism flick ever made! In the first place, of course, you'll find the 1973 cult phenomenon The Exorcist. What may be interesting to know though is that there's a true story behind this, that also became the inspiration for said classic. It is by many believed to be genuine, and as someone with personal experience of the supernatural, I have to admit that I'm a believer as well. Anyway, aside from the real-life mysteries upon which it is founded, this is a horror film that really hits the mark. Jennifer Carpenter is exceptionally convincing and there's creepiness in the plenty that will have your nerves working overtime. Expect your electrical bill to go up a tad, if you catch my drift. Because this is one movie you don't wanna be watching alone in a dark room. That's what I did, and I'm deeply regretting it now.
The Exorcism of Emily Rose Quotes
|Emily Rose:||I choose to stay....|
|Father Richard Moore:||In the end, Good will triumph over Evil through my experience. People will know that demons are real. People say that God is dead but how can they think that if I show them the Devil.|
|Emily Rose:||And I am Lucifer, the Devil in the flesh.|
|Emily Rose:||[in Latin, possessed] Think you can force me out, priest? Try it. I dare you.|