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The Rite: Run, don’t walk… away

Director: Mikael Håfström Screenplay: Michael Petroni Release Date: January 28, cialis 40mg 2011 Actors: Anthony Hopkins, visit web Colin O’Donoghue, Ciaran Hindis, Alice Braga, Toby Jones Inspired by a “true” story Exorcist films seems to be a plenty these days in Hollywood, with the last one The Last Exorcism clearly in my mind (and not very good in my opinion.) The last one that really creeped me out was the Exorcism of Emily Rose, which starred Jennifer Carpenter. Because of that movie, every time I now see a picture of Jennifer Carpenter, I think of Emily Rose possessed. Probably not the best connection to be consistently making with an actress. Trailers for The Rite made it seem like it could be interesting, and I had high hopes going into the film that it might surprise or even engage me, but unfortunately it let me down considerably. The film starts off with the introduction of Michael Kovak, played by Colin O’Donoghue (a relative unknown from Ireland). Michael’s family has either raised priests or morticians. Due to his trauma of seeing his father prepare his mother when she passed, he decides to attend school to become a priest. After four years of […]