William Peter Blatty’s director’s cut of “The Exorcist III” which was thought to be lost. its original title, this is the definitive cut of the film based on his novel ” Legion”. Written by: David Blackthorn After the events in the previous novel The Exorcist, Blatty brings Kinderman back for another well written tale. In my quest to find the ultimate horror novel, I gave William Peter Blatty, another sacred monster of the genre, a try. After all, his novel LEGION.

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William Peter Blatty ‘Legion’ Review – Horror Novel Reviews

I wonder how the ending was different? Blatty attempts the same thing here. Lrgion Jewish liberally uses Yiddish loves his family and he’s friends with Catholic priests.

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You can read this item using any of the following Kobo apps and devices: The movie has a much better ending than the book, which is unusual. Nothing like this Or this happened at all. Apr 24, Donna rated it really liked it.


I played the “I’m-the-youngest-in-the-family card. I won’t go into details. We’ll publish them on our site once we’ve reviewed them. It’s funny that the strength of philosophy in Kinderman’s character and the storyline both upped and downed it.

I would have legioh this five stars except for segments of introspection and Jungian philosophy filler.

Though, I must say that he was very sweet with his other half. I looked at other reviews on Goodreads, which I always do when I finish a book, william one of the major complaints was that it wasn’t scary. The Ninth Configuration A philosophical, moralistic debate framed within the confines of a paranormal murder mystery.

William Peter Blatty ‘Legion’ Review

The film version of The Wiliam does a better job of following the book than the film based on Legion. So when my buddy Cam Instagram handle is skipbassman – you should follow him, cos he’s awesome told me that I should read these other Blatty books, I was on board!

This supernatural murder mystery starts strong, but Blatty seems to rush his way through the end. Chi ama i libri sceglie Kobo e inMondadori. Lists with This Book.

Legion by William Peter Blatty

Feeling compelled to explain everything to Kinderman, he summons the detective, explains all of this, successfully demands that Kinderman tells him he eilliam that he Sunlight really is the Gemini Killer, silliam then effectively wills himself to die from heart failure.


But not because the story spooked me. Oct 21, The Face of Your Father rated it it was amazing. View all 4 comments. A neurologist who can no longer bear the pain life inflicts on its victims? Want to Read Currently Reading Read. When it comes to focus, however, I found Blatty’s writing here as frustrating as ever.

Part of me greatly enjoyed his strange ponderings, but sometimes it grew too much to where I wanted to skim a few dialogue exchanges and weird mental philosophies. Lieutenant Kinderman follows a bewildering trail that links all these people, confronting a new legino at every turn even as more murders surface. I think this book was pretty neat, but even if it had sucked, it’d still have 5-star detective Kinderman. Movies and series I would like to see.

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