|1973||Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences||Best Director||The Exorcist||Nominated|
|1973||Directors Guild of America||Best Director||The Exorcist||Nominated|
|1973||Hollywood Foreign Press Association||Best Director||The Exorcist||Won|
|1972||British Academy of Film and Television Arts||Best Picture||The French Connection||Nominated|
|1971||Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences||Best Director||The French Connection||Won|
by Jenni Miller
By most accounts, "The Exorcist" is one of the most pants-peeingly scary movies in history. However, William Blatty, who wrote the screenplay and the novel it was based on, would like to assure us he didn't mean to scar us...
by Todd Gilchrist
This week a tiny, unknown film festival called "Sundance" gets underway in Park City, Utah, sending hundreds of our colleagues off into the freezing Midwestern cold to cover a bunch of movies that may or may not end up seeing...
by Mike Bracken
The Movie: 'The Exorcist' (1973) The Scene: Regan MacNeil (Linda Blair) is a young girl living in Georgetown with her actress mother. When her behavior shifts dramatically, doctors and psychiatrists try to figure out why. When...