Burbank, CA: Warner Brothers, 1976. Revised Draft script for the 1977 film, here under a working title, "The Heretic." Illegible name in holograph ink on one page.
Sequel to William Friedkin's The Exorcist (1973), and the second of five Exorcist films. A priest investigates the death of Max von Sydow's Father Merrin from the original film, meanwhile, while under psychiatric care, Linda Blair's Regan discovers the demon may not have been completely banished.
Set in Georgetown, Washington, DC, shot on location in Arizona and New York.
Red titled wrappers, noted as REVISED on the front wrapper, dated July 26, 1976. Title page present, dated July 26, 1976, with credits for screenwriters Goodhart and Pallenberg. 109 leaves, with last page of text numbered 11. Xerographically reproduced on pink stock, with blue and yellow revision pages throughout, datedvariously between 8/2/76 and 8/9/76, with six leaves at the rear noted as SHOOTING SCHEDULE, dated 8/4/76. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Very Good plus, bound internally with two gold brads.
Clover, Men, Women and Chainsaws.