William Peter Blatty
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William Peter Blatty

William Peter Blatty is the bestselling author of The Exorcist, which he turned into an Academy Award-winning screenplay. The son of immigrant parents, he was a comic novelist before embarking on a four decade career as a Hollywood writer, penning the screenplays for A Shot in the Dark, What Did You Do in the War, Daddy?, the Julie Andrews romantic comedy Darling Lili, and The Ninth Configuration (which he also directed), among many other films. A graduate of Georgetown University, he lives with his wife, Julie, in Bethesda, Maryland.

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    • The Exorcist

    • 40th Anniversary Edition
    • By: William Peter Blatty
    • Narrated by: William Peter Blatty, Eliana Shaskan
    • Length: 12 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,322
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,095
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,090

    Four decades after it first shook the nation, then the world, William Peter Blatty's thrilling masterwork of faith and demonic possession returns in an even more powerful form....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Terrifying...

    • By Kenneth on 10-01-12

    Regular price: $34.22

    • The Exorcist

    • By: William Peter Blatty
    • Narrated by: Alexandra Mathie, Robert Glenister, full cast
    • Length: 1 hr and 53 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 26
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 25
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 25

    Summoned to a case of apparent possession, Father Karras is at first sceptical then horrified....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Love This.

    • By Ben Whitney on 11-08-18

    Regular price: $10.33

    • Dimiter

    • By: William Peter Blatty
    • Narrated by: William Peter Blatty
    • Length: 7 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 37
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 27
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 26

    William Peter Blatty has thrilled generations of readers with his iconic best seller The Exorcist. Now Blatty gives us Dimiter, a riveting story of murder, revenge, and suspense....

    Regular price: $23.93

    • The Exorcist

    • By: William Peter Blatty
    • Narrated by: William Peter Blatty
    • Length: 12 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 9

    Father Damien Karras: 'Where is Regan?' Regan MacNeil: 'In here. With us.'....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Raw, chilling yet oddly moving and heartbreakingly human - a work of art

    • By Helen The Dog Lady on 10-26-18

    Regular price: $25.58

    • Finding Peter

    • A True Story of the Hand of Providence and Evidence of Life After Death
    • By: William Peter Blatty
    • Narrated by: Mel Foster
    • Length: 7 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 15
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 15

    William Peter Blatty, the best-selling author and Oscar Award-winning screenwriter of The Exorcist, lived a charmed life among the elite stars of Hollywood....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great book. Very funny yet cuts to the heart.

    • By TacomaGeorge on 11-01-17
    • A True Story of the Hand of Providence and Evidence of Life After Death
    • By: William Peter Blatty
    • Narrated by: Mel Foster
    • Length: 7 hrs and 38 mins
    • Release date: 06-02-15
    • 3.5 out of 5 stars 15 ratings

    Regular price: $23.09

    • Crazy

    • A Novel
    • By: William Peter Blatty
    • Narrated by: Stephen Hoye
    • Length: 4 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 9

    "It's okay to love me, Joey. But don't be in love with me." New York, 1941.....

    Regular price: $17.49

    • Der Exorzist

    • By: William Peter Blatty
    • Narrated by: Joachim Kerzel
    • Length: 6 hrs and 21 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
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    Die Schauspielerin Chris Macneil ist zunächst verwundert, als ihre kleine Tochter Regan von ihrem imaginären Freund spricht...

    Regular price: $7.12

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