The power of Christ forces you to change the date of release in theaters when you have Taylormania in front of you.
During the morning of Thursday, August 31, Taylor Swift announced that her musical tour The Eras Tour, will have a movie that will be released in theaters in the United States, Canada and Mexico, on Friday, October 13, 2023. The ‘Swifties’ quickly left see their power and broke the pre-sale record for the first 24 hours of ticket availability in 3 hours!
In addition to setting a new record, The Eras Tour aterrorizó a The Exorcist: Believer enough so that Blumhouse y Universal Pictures they decided advance its release in theaters one week, going from October 13 (goodbye Friday the 13th) to Friday October 6.
Jason Blumproducer of The Exorcist: Believersannounced the date change on Twitter with a fun nod to one of Swift’s songs:
“Look what you made me do. The Exorcist: Believer se cambia al 6 de octubre de 2023. #TaylorWins.”
Look what you made me do.
The Exorcist: Believer moves to 10/6/23#TaylorWins
— Jason Blum (@jason_blum) August 31, 2023
Blumhouse and Universal are reviving the horror franchise The Exorcist with a new trilogy, collaborating with filmmaker David Gordon Greenwith whom the companies have previously worked with another trilogy that brought back another horror classic, Halloween. The Exorcist: Believer works like a reboot/sequel original classic from 1973.
The plot brings back By Ellen Burstyn, retaking his character from the original tape, Chris MacNeil, who appears in this recent installment to help a new group of characters, since it will not be one but two girls possessed by a demonic entity. Leslie Odom Jr. He plays the father of one of the little girls possessed, who enlists the help of the aforementioned Chris MacNeil, as can be seen in the preview that we share here.
“Since the death of his pregnant wife in an earthquake in Haiti 12 years ago, Victor Fielding (Leslie Odom, Jr.) has raised his daughter Angela (Lidya Jewett) alone.
But when Angela and her friend Katherine (Olivia Marcum) disappear into the woods, only to return three days later with no memory of what happened to them, a chain of events is unleashed that will force Victor to face the nadir of evil and, in his terror and despair, to search for the only person alive who has witnessed something like this before.”
Gordon Green wrote the script with Peter Sattler (Broken Diamonds), from a story by Green, Scott Teems (Halloween Kills) y Danny McBride (Halloween).
accompany them Ann Dowd (Hereditary, The Handmaid’s Tale), Lydia Jewett (Nightbooks), Raphael Sbarge (Gaslit), Okwoi Okpokwasili (Bronx Gothic, Agatha: Coven of Chaos), Olivia Marky Jennifer Nettles in “key role.” Earlier it was said that Linda Blair she would be reprising her iconic role as Regan MacNeil, however her participation has not been mentioned again.
Blum, David Robinson, James G. Robinson serve as producers, with David Gordon Green, Stephanie Allen, Danny McBride, Couper Samuelson, Christopher H. Warner, and Atilla Salih Yücer serving as executive producers.
Universal and its streamer Peacock closed a deal with Morgan Creek and Blumhouse valued at $400 million, for the global distribution rights of the new trilogy of The Exorcist.