This 12 months marks the fiftieth anniversary of William Friedkin’s terrifying horror movie The Exorcist, and a person by the identify of Paul Davis has gotten his arms on some extraordinarily uncommon, never-before-seen footage from the manufacturing.
This video beneath reveals us the creepy uncommon footage of the unique Pazuzu demon make-up take a look at with actress Eileen Dietz. The picture of this demon within the film scared the dwelling shit out of me after I first noticed this movie as a child. I’ll always remember the petrifying concern it despatched by my physique. It’s fairly cool to see this make-up display take a look at.
Davis, who directed movies similar to Beware the Moon: Remembering An American Werewolf in London and The Physique and Uncanny Annie, calls the clip the “holy grail of outtakes from The Exorcist,” and he promised extra footage.
He truly did launch some footage on Halloween, however the video he shared on YouTube was taken down. I hope that he finds one other place to share it! When he does, I’ll make to to share it right here so that you can watch! The video is 37 minutes lengthy, and it consists of uncommon and never-before-seen outtakes from The Exorcist.
Here’s a snippet of the holy grail of outtakes from THE EXORCIST. I’ll be releasing a commentary video over Halloween that features 10mins of unseen outtakes and the complete 2min make-up take a look at that was ultimately used as the long-lasting “Captain Howdy” face. pic.twitter.com/iHgm5I4QMQ
— Paul Davis (@The_Kesslerboy) October 4, 2023