Who Won the 1972
Academy Awards Best Director

William Friedkin

("The French Connection")

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Kino Lorber Launches New Site and Offers Massive Sale Through Early August

Dread Central
... the highly-acclaimed Coen Brothers film BARTON FINK, and the 50th anniversary edition of THE GOOD, THE BAD, AND THE UGLY, as well as films by such celebrated auteurs as Alfred Hitchcock, Frank Capra, William Friedkin, Robert Altman, Hal Ashby, ...

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Why The Exorcist TV Show Doesn't Use Jump Scares

Screen Rant
The producers behind The Exorcist TV series have explained the show's lack of jump scares. Last year, after a run of movie sequels that largely paled in comparison to director William Friedkin's classic 1973 original, the fabled Exorcist horror ...

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Get your tickets: The Exorcist, The Omen & Predator

the Irish News
First up is William Friedkin's masterful adaptation of William Peter Blatty's hit novel The Exorcist at the abandoned Holy Rosary Church on the Ormeau Road on Saturday August 19. The organisers will barely have time to scrape the ectoplasm off the ...

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The Progressive's Guide to Reacting to Offensive Comedy

YES! Magazine
But that was before the Instant Internet Outrage Machine made us all feel like we're white-knuckle-driving nitroglycerine trucks in William Friedkin's Sorcerer movie. Most people don't call radio talk shows, write letters to the editor, or demand that ...

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