Exorcist II: The Heretic

Exorcist II: The Heretic (1977)

It's four years later... what does she remember?

  • Genre: Horror, Thriller, Fantasy, Drama
  • Release Date: 1977-06-17
  • User Rating: 4.6/10 from 460 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 58min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Warner Bros. Pictures
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director: John Boorman
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Bizarre nightmares plague Regan MacNeil four years after her possession and exorcism. Has the demon returned? And if so, can the combined faith and knowledge of a Vatican investigator and a hypnotic research specialist free her from its grasp?

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  • Linda Blair

    as Regan MacNeil
  • Richard Burton

    as Father Philip Lamont
  • Louise Fletcher

    as Dr. Gene Tuskin
  • Max von Sydow

    as Father Lancaster Merrin
  • Kitty Winn

    as Sharon Spencer
  • Paul Henreid

    as The Cardinal
  • James Earl Jones

    as Older Kokumo
  • Ned Beatty

    as Edwards
  • Belinda Beatty

    as Liz
  • Rose Portillo

    as Spanish Girl
  • Barbara Cason

    as Mrs. Phalor
  • Tiffany Kinney

    as Deaf Girl
  • Joey Green

    as Young Kokumo
  • Fiseha Dimetros

    as Young Monk
  • Ken Renard

    as Abbot
  • Hank Garrett

    as Conductor
  • Lorry Goldman

    as Accident Victim
  • Bill Grant

    as Taxi Driver
  • Shane Butterworth

    as Gary Tuskin
  • Joely Adams

    as Linda Tuskin
  • Robert Lussier

  • Charles Parks

  • Richard Paul

    as Man on the Plane
  • George Skaff

  • Marianne Muellerleile

    as Patient (uncredited)
  • Dana Plato

    as Sandra Phalor (uncredited)
  • Kelley Karel

    as Singer (uncredited)
  • Karen Knapp

    as Pazuzu (uncredited)
Sound Ennio Morricone Original Music Composer
Camera William A. Fraker Director of Photography
Directing John Boorman Director
Production John Boorman Producer
Editing Tom Priestley Editor
Art Richard Macdonald Production Design
Costume & Make-Up Dick Smith Makeup Artist
Writing William Goodhart Writer
Production Richard Lederer Producer
Crew Albert Whitlock Special Effects
Art Dan Perri Title Designer