William Peter Blatty’s director’s cut of “The Exorcist III” which was thought to be lost. its original title, this is the definitive cut of the film based on his novel ” Legion”. Written by: David Blackthorn After the events in the previous novel The Exorcist, Blatty brings Kinderman back for another well written tale. In my quest to find the ultimate horror novel, I gave William Peter Blatty, another sacred monster of the genre, a try. After all, his novel LEGION.

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It pulled me in from the first page and I ended up finishing it in one sitting. Media reporter, reviewer, producer, guest booker, blogger. Those parts of the musings of AJHD K are liberally littered with Jewish sayings, banal ramblings and utterly obscure mumblings of AJHD K as he tries to convince the reader that he really does have a modicum of true intellect. Infinity War and Aquaman. I do recommend reading the predecessor first, because a few fairly major plot points will have a lot more meaning and be much more interesting if you’ve first read The Exorcist.

These blurbs are full of lies lies lies! Normally the book is far superior to the movie but the ending of Legion leaves much to be desired. Didn’t want to put it down. By clicking on “Submit” you agree that you have read and agree to the Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.



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February 1, Imprint: It is NOT mysterious at all. Strangely William Peter Blatty took his last breath three days later. The main character of Det.

William Peter Blatty ‘Legion’ Review

The Exorcist 2 books. The movie, however, is still amazing, the second best movie in the series.

Archived from the original on 28 September The final chapter of the novel, an epiloguehas Kinderman at a burger-bar with his faithful partner, Atkins. But, look, because I adore you, I’ll let this slide and willing to put Blatty and Legion in the rearview mirror. Prequel to the Exorcist I’ve noticed that an underlying theme of all these Blatty books has been good vs evil, the presence or absence of God, and what this means for humanity.

Sunlight””–who seems to be the Gemini killer. Blatty appealed it to the Supreme Court which declined to hear the case; thus the lower court ruling stood that the list was editorial content, not objective factual content – and the Times had the right to exclude books from the list.

Edit Cast Credited cast: It’s the feeling that you get when someone you absolutely detest is having a wonderful time without you. Kinderman ends by concluding that he believes the Big Bang was Lucifer falling from heaven, and that the entire Universe, including humanity, are the broken parts of Lucifer, and that evolution is the process of Lucifer putting himself back together as an angel.


The suspects are a long dead serial killer a near catatonic old lady a dying neurologist and a chauvinistic asshole of a psychiatrist. The movie has a much better ending than the book, which is unusual.

Legion (Blatty novel) – Wikipedia

Oct 24, Jim Dooley rated it liked it. A neurologist who can no longer bear the pain life inflicts on its victims? Does not keep the interest up.

A lot of the events from this story are absent from the film, making this a more explanatory version. A Head Full of Ghosts.

The philosophical questions about legiob and evil and God’s role in both was wonderfully laid out. Some petre the cultural references were new to me, and I found myself googling the odd word or two, many of them turning out to be Yiddish, and whilst they’re not essential to understanding the story, it’s all part of absorbing the book and the author’s intent.

And so nature had implanted in us a desire for something unattainable? I just put this down as the uniqueness of the character.

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