The Rite

(2011)

Genres: Horror, Drama, Thriller

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What our critics thought of The Rite

Roger Ebert
Not as good as The Exorcist, but it has a power of its own.

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The Rite
"The Rite" takes exorcism more seriously than I expected it to. It begins with the supposition that Satan is “alive and active in the world” and assumes that satanic possession takes place and that the rite of exorcism works. …Read Full Review
Roger Ebert - Chicago Sun-Times - 01/26/2011

Review: Over-the-top ending bedevils 'The Rite'
Anthony Hopkins classes up "The Rite," as you can imagine he would most every situation. But even his otherworldly powers can only make this overly familiar demonic possession thriller engaging for so long. …Read Full Review
Christy Lemire - The Associated Press - 01/26/2011