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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Great Movie!

By MoviesSCT
When I saw this trailer, I knew I wanted to see the movie and it didn't disappoint. It was intense and kept you moving through its fairly steady plot. While I guess some see it because it is...

Good but not the scarefest it could be

By benjamindelongbd
Good story good tension in spots and moments of jump scares . not gory at all really . the acting is good . it does follow the usual demonic possession arc with a couple curves thrown in . worth...

It was ok

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

Deliver Us From Evil

By traceyharris
The movie was a good horror flick. Haven't seen a good one in a long time. It kept you in suspense. The movie theatre (The Pearl) was horrible. Patrons talking loud through the whole move, using...

Real Scare

By andreas1996
Really thrilling and suspenseful I enjoyed the scare ....

Best Horror of 14 So Far

By michellep4582
amazing...not a second of acting that I didn't believe. scared me so bad I squeezed my boyfriends hand so hard it turned blue... GO SEE THIS MOVIE for a great date night scare!...

By corinadrodriguez
I expected the movie to be A LOT more scary. However, it had a good story behind it....

Wanna SCARE Yourself ?

By stronghand7000
Good Movie !...

By davidwmalgerijr
******* DISGUSTINGLY BAD...

great movie

By camrondturner
movie has tones of blood and suspense along with scary/shocking scenes...

More Info

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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