Deliver Us from Evil Synopsis
New York police officer Ralph Sarchie, struggling with his own personal issues, begins investigating a series of disturbing and inexplicable crimes.
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The Wrap

By Inkoo Kang
For all its embarrassment of riches, “Deliver” never manages to transcend its bloody, screechy, pulpy origins. That makes the film both a...
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63

New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
Expertly serves shivers, buckets of gore — and pretty much every cliché of the genre.
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63

Boston Globe

By Peter Keough
Though Derrickson offers some new twists on old tricks, and evokes a mood of menace with rainy streets, gloomy interiors, and the...
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58

Film.com

By Kate Erbland
For all its darkness, [it] never really scares up anything new.
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50

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Tirdad Derakhshani
Like other entries of its pulpish ilk, the picture packs lots of violence, a fair bit of gore, and plenty of cheap scares.
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50

The Hollywood Reporter

By John DeFore
While the supernatural side of the film suffers a flaw or two — continued references to The Doors are superfluous and sometimes...
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50

Chicago Sun-Times

By Bill Stamets
Director Scott Derrickson and his co-writer, Paul Harris Boardman, deliver a routine procedural with unremarkable frights.
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40

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
Actually, Ramirez should probably have been cast in the lead, since things flatten out whenever he disappears.
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38

USA Today

By Scott Bowles
Even horror neophytes won't be spooked by a film that looks as if it were shot with a smartphone and an Itty Bitty Booklight.
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25

San Francisco Chronicle

By Peter Hartlaub
At best, it will be remembered as "that exorcism movie with Eric Bana." More likely, "that exorcism movie where everyone has a bad New York...
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Excellent service!

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It was ok

By thoughtzofny
Deliver Us From Evil was entertaining but The Conjuring was way more scarier....

Deliver us from Evil

By elainebebrown
Enjoyed it. True story was pretty scary...

By taylorlfan54
Worst movie ever!...

great movie

By alfy290
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Way better than devils due

By dawnhn
I agree it does watch like an episode of law & order, but the scariest episode ever. True story status makes the scary parts even scarier. We hid our eyes and jumped multiple times. I say if you like...

Interesting and scary!!

By etheridgesuzan
Actors are great but Eric Bana is especially awesome! It's a good movie with scary twists especially toward the end. I think the only reason someone wouldn't like it is if they are not into these...

Deliver us from Evil

By Araymer86
One of the best scary movies I've seen in while!! Loved it!...

Terrible

By jnmred
This movie was a absolute waste of money......

Good goes medieval on evil

By ToNY97
Great movie. Better than advertised. Based on a true story about an NYPD officer in the Bronx. I don't know how much of it was embellished but it's not hard to imagine the devil hanging out in the...

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Rated R | For Grisly Images, Bloody Violence, Language and Terror Throughout
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Pause for kids 16 & under Demon-possession tale based on true story is pretty gory.
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