Tap here to turn on desktop notifications to get the news sent straight to you.
Illustration: Damon Dahlen/HuffPost Photos: Getty
William Friedkin's Faith In Exorcisms Is Unwavering. As For Diversity In Hollywood? It 'Snags' Him.
The Oscar-winning director of "The French Connection" and "The Exorcist" discusses his new documentary, the Trumpian zeitgeist and the "evil" in the world.
'It' Keeps Scaring Up Crazy Good Profits
By some metrics, it's now the highest-grossing R-rated horror movie in history.
'It' Passed This Horror Classic To Become The Highest Grossing Film Of Its Genre
“It” is the highest grossing pure horror film of all time.
'The Exorcist' Star John Cho Wants To Put An Asian Face On American Horror
The Korean-born actor reveals what he's done to navigate Hollywood's racism in an interview with Entertainment Weekly.
Antagain via Getty Images
'The Exorcist' Filmmaker Reflects On Filming 'Real' Exorcism In His New Doc
William Friedkin says he hopes his new documentary will help the woman whom he filmed receiving an exorcism.
The 20 Funniest Tweets From Women This Week
The ladies of Twitter never fail to brighten our days with their brilliant ― but succinct ― wisdom. Each week, HuffPost Women
Were We The Last Generation Of Kids?
Four-Time Author, Longtime Writer, Actor, and Pug Lover
It all started so innocently… Growing up in a drab, suburban Northern California town in the 1970s, there wasn’t a whole
Demonic influences and mental health: Beware the devil you know
David Briggs writes the Ahead of the Trend column on religion ...
And it is a serious matter. But the findings in the Purdue study are also consistent with a developing body of research on
When A More-than-due Golden Globe To William Peter Blatty Outraged Hollywood
Author, Starflacker: Inside the Golden Age of Hollywood
But not for an industry which had written it off at the first meager ticket sales. One question which is chatted up in Hollywood
George Napolitano via Getty Images
ARTS & CULTURE
William Peter Blatty, Author Of 'The Exorcist,' Dead At 89
Blatty's famous story depicted a young girl possessed by a demon.
Do you have info to share with HuffPost reporters?
The Huffington Post
Former 'RBD' Star Rejects How Trump Has Stereotyped Mexicans
Alfonso Herrera defended his country from Trump's past offensive remarks.
Universal Studio's Halloween Hororr Nights: Opening Night
Journalist, entertainment reporter, travel writer and media di...
This annual Horror Nights features mazes and attractions based on recent horror films such as Krampus and The Purge, as well
Jeremy Slater Didn't Really Want To Make a New
, Except Now He Did
Entertainment and pop culture writer
"If you asked most fans, they'd say remaking it is a terrible idea, no one should do it. This is a sacred classic. And when
Michael Ochs Archives via Getty Images
How A Chance Encounter With A Stray Pit Bull Changed This 'Exorcist' Star's Life
By Lisa Capretto, OWN
Linda Blair now helps run an amazing animal rescue.
Hillary's Path Back to 9/11
Political strategist and analyst
The Iowa primary caucuses will be held one week from Tuesday. But a defining moment happened about three months ago in Des Moines when Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders and Martin O'Malley held their second debate.
Watch As Boy Twists Neck Around 180 Degrees, Exorcism-Style
Just when you thought you've seen everything.
Amphetamines: Not Just for Kids Anymore
A new website dedicated to smarter sleep & wakefulness, publis...
If you thought Ritalin was invented in the early 00s -- when every hyperactive American kid popped a few mills with his Cap'n Crunch and zipped off to 4th grade homeroom -- you wouldn't be alone. But methylphenidate has been around as a treatment for hyperactivity since at least the 60s.
Culture & Arts
TV & Film
Style & Beauty
Food & Drink
Home & Living
Impact: Project Zero
Impact: This New World
Listen to America
FROM OUR PARTNERS
What's Working: Purpose + Profit
First-person essays, features, interviews and Q&As about life today.
Sign up here to have the best stories delivered straight to your inbox.