Demons Five, Exorcists Nothing: A Fable

Drawing on his own experiences in Hollywood during the writing and filming of such acclaimed movies as The Exorcist, The Ninth Configuration, and What Did You Do in the War, Daddy , Academy Award winning screenwriter William Peter Blatty presents a scathing modern fable about the descent of a Hollywood auteur and his attempts to turn his career and his life around LineDrawing on his own experiences in Hollywood during the writing and filming of such acclaimed movies as The Exorcist, The Ninth Configuration, and What Did You Do in the War, Daddy , Academy Award winning screenwriter William Peter Blatty presents a scathing modern fable about the descent of a Hollywood auteur and his attempts to turn his career and his life around Line drawings.
Demons Five Exorcists Nothing A Fable Drawing on his own experiences in Hollywood during the writing and filming of such acclaimed movies as The Exorcist The Ninth Configuration and What Did You Do in the War Daddy Academy Award winn

  • Title: Demons Five, Exorcists Nothing: A Fable
  • Author: William Peter Blatty
  • ISBN: 9781556115011
  • Page: 201
  • Format: Hardcover
  • 1 thought on “Demons Five, Exorcists Nothing: A Fable”

    1. William Peter Blatty, Demons Five, Exorcists Nothing (Donald I. Fine, 1996)William Peter Blatty, the guy who made being a priest and a novelist cool years before Andrew Greeley, released two of the outright finest novels of the seventies, The Exorcist and Twinkle, Twinkle, Killer Kane, both of which were made into equally excellent movies. Demons Five, Exorcists Nothing is, according to the jacket, loosely based on Blatty's travails in getting those two films (and a third, What Did You Do in the [...]

    2. One of the oddest books I've read. I picked it up not expecting a satirical comedy but was oddly pleased. Yes it's true that all the characters are caricatures and lack depth, but I don't think the story would work any other way. All in all, a fun, quick read with some fun references to The Exorcist thrown in there.

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