- The exorcism scenes are actually by far the worst part of The Exorcist, with the religious mumbo-jumbo and over-the-top makeup (especially the tongue...?!). To quote French and Saunders, "Well, that's just one special effect too many, I'm afraid."
- In other words: it's not your fault, Max von Sydow, but every scene your character is in sucks (c*cks in hell).
- That being said, the 90 minutes in between are pretty great.
- Spiderwalk! I had somehow totally forgotten about it.
As for my pick for the best shot(s)... I had to choose a moment from the hospital scene, because that's where the real horror happens:
The only way this could've possibly been more shudder-inducing is if they had stuck that thing in her eyeball instead.