It’s been twenty years since Richard Kelly’s Donnie Darko, the favoured movie of moody teenage boys everywhere. Which makes it a good time to learn a bit new about it.
The Exorcist is legendary. The Exorcist III is fascinating. The dueling fourth parts of the Exorcist saga are odd enough to be interesting, and the Exorcist TV show was criminally underrated. And then somehow there’s Exorcist II: The Heretic, easily one of the most mystifying horror sequels ever made.
The year isn’t even a month old and Hollywood has already begun to delay many of its 2021 releases.