Preview: The Possession (2012)


A young girl obtains an ornate chest from a yard sale. Opening it, she releases a terrible demon that begins possessing her and threatening the lives of those around her.

  • Poster: B


It's a style that's all too common these days, but when viewed after the trailer, it is thematically relevant and compelling.

  • Trailer: B


Demon possession films are a dime a dozen these days and they're usually successful. What sets this one apart is it's the first time I've seen a Jewish priest as the main force of exorcism in lieu of a Catholic priest. It could be an interestinng twist on the genre and it certainly looks terrifying.

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Release Date:

  • August 31, 2012