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    The Exorcist (Warner Bros., 1973). Rolled, Fine/Very Fine. Advance Promotional Poster (22.25" X 31.25") Dan Perri Artwork.
    William Peter Blatty's riveting novel, based on the last known Catholic-sanctioned exorcism in the United States, was brought to the screen by director William Friedkin. Starring in the film was 14-year-old Linda Blair, as the demon-possessed girl who suffers numerous satanic horrors during the ordeal. The picture was one of the most terrifying movies ever made and continues to haunt audiences when shown. This is an extremely rare special advance promotional poster made for the film, featuring Dan Perri's image protagonist Father Merrin (Max von Sydow) facing off against an actual historical statue of the Mesopotamian demon Pazuzu. It shows light edge wear, slight creases, a small chip in the lower left corner, and a tear in the upper right that has been braced with a few pieces of archival tape on the verso.


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