The Rite

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Release Date: January 28, 2011

On DVD/VOD: May 17, 2011

1h 54m | Drama, Thriller

American seminary student Michael Kovak (Colin O'Donoghue) is reluctantly enrolled in a new exorcism course at a Vatican-affiliated university in Italy that teaches priests how to distinguish between a genuine possession and mental illness. While there, Michael meets an unorthodox priest, Father Lucas (Anthony Hopkins), who teaches him about the darker side of his faith.

Inspired by true events.

Director: Mikael Håfström
Studio: Warner Bros. Pictures
Producer(s): Beau Flynn, Tripp Vinson
Cast: Anthony Hopkins, Colin O'Donaghue, Alice Braga, Ciarán Hinds, Toby Jones, Rutger Hauer
Writer(s): Michael Petroni
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