THE EXORCIST, Linda Blair, 1973Everett

Being possessed is a drag. You're all irritable, your skin gets cracked, and have you seen a chiropractor bill post-headspin? Ever since Linda Blair hurled pea soup at a priest in 1973's "The Exorcist," the public at large has taken a fancy to demons occupying the bodies of honest, hardworking citizens in movie after movie.

Now the power of Christ compels you to check out our chart of some of the genre's most notable possessees, not least of which is doting dad Josh Lambert (Patrick Wilson) from 2011's "Insidious." If you remember, at the end of that movie it looked like Josh might have had his soul swallowed by a vengeful old hag from the netherworld, and in this week's "Insidious: Chapter 2" he'll fight tooth and nail to get it back.

Take a look at our possession infographic below!

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