WILLIAM PETER BLATTY'S LEGION Film Review
WILLIAM PETER BLATTY'S LEGION
Director: William Peter Blatty
Screenplay: William Peter Blatty based upon his novel "Legion"
Starring: George C. Scott, Ed Flanders, Brad Dourif, Scott Wilson, Nancy Fish, Grand L. Bush
Rated R for strong language and disturbing images
Running Time: 1 hour 45 minutes
Released: August 17, 1990 (Theatrical Cut)
October 25, 2016 (Director's Cut)
**** out of *****
Photo: Morgan Creek Productions
Lt. Kinderman (GEORGE C. SCOTT) investigates a series of homicides whose methods are strikingly similar to those of "The Gemini Killer" who was executed fifteen years prior.
While investigating a series of homicides, Lt. Kinderman (GEORGE C. SCOTT) notices the methods are strikingly similar to those of "The Gemini Killer" who was executed fifteen years ago. His search takes an unexpected turn when he finds a mental patient who has connections to his friend Father Karras (BRAD DOURIF), who died from a fall down a long flight of stairs fifteen years ago.
***** = Outstanding ****1/2 = Excellent **** = Very Good ***1/2 = Above Average
*** = Good **1/2 = Mediocre ** = Fair *1/2 = Poor * = Bad