'The Exorcist: Believer' is possessed by the familiar : Pop Culture Happy Hour The Exorcist came out 50 years ago, and it's still widely considered one of the greatest horror movies of all time. Now, The Exorcist: Believer serves as both a reboot and a sequel. Directed by David Gordon Green, the film stars a mostly new cast, including Leslie Odom, Jr., Lidya Jewett and Olivia O'Neill, but also brings back Ellen Burstyn, who reprises her iconic role from the original film.

'The Exorcist: Believer' is possessed by the familiar

'The Exorcist: Believer' is possessed by the familiar

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Ellen Burstyn and Leslie Odom, Jr. in The Exorcist: Believer. Anne Marie Fox/Universal Pictures hide caption

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Ellen Burstyn and Leslie Odom, Jr. in The Exorcist: Believer.

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The Exorcist came out 50 years ago, and it's still widely considered one of the greatest horror movies of all time. Now, The Exorcist: Believer serves as both a reboot and a sequel. Directed by David Gordon Green, the film stars a mostly new cast, including Leslie Odom, Jr., Lidya Jewett and Olivia O'Neill, but also brings back Ellen Burstyn, who reprises her iconic role from the original film.