Legend of the st. The real exorcist house in bel nor missouri there are some movies that everyone has heard of and the exorcist is one of them a classic horror movie that tells the tale of 12 year old regan who is believed to be possessed by the devil.
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Exorcist house. Louis sits a beautiful colonial style house on roanoke drive. Louis is actually the site of the most famous exorcism of all time. The case known as the roland doe exorcism was so astounding that it became the basic of the book and film the exorcist.
Upvote 1 downvote karen fann october 30 2015. Exorcist house is the eleventh episode of season 8 of ghost adventures. Based on a true story shot in the real exorcist house a young woman returns to her old family home the site of an infamous exorcism and discovers the devil never left.
Only the exterior of the property appeared in the exorcist. Interiors were part of a vast set constructed at new york s now defunct camera mart studios. The actual house where in 1949 an exorcism was conducted on a teenage boy who claimed to be possessed by demons.
For their 100th episode zak nick and aaron visit st. The exorcist house is where the real life story behind william peter blatty s novel the exorcist took place. Louis house that inspired the movie the exorcist tells of thirteen year old boy in ill health who in the late winter of 1949 traveled to st.
Home to the most famous exorcism in history this unassuming home in the suburbs of st. Louis to investigate the notorious exorcist house the site of the most famous possession in paranormal history which was later portrayed in a critically acclaimed book and movie. This event inspired the famous novel and movie the exorcist.
Discovery via getty images the st. For the residents of this tidy tree lined bel nor neighborhood the haunting story that surrounds the home at 8435 roanoke drive may be their worst kept. Convinced the child was possessed by the devil jesuit priests from saint louis university performed a grueling month long exorcism on the boy at last freeing the teen from satan s grasp in the psych ward at alexian brothers hospital.
In the late 1940s unexplained activity began to take place in their home dripping rapping and scratching sounds and the source of the activity couldn t be located. In the picturesque bel nor neighborhood of st. Discover the tale of roland doe the child whose ordeal represents the true story of the exorcist.
Louis house once home to roland doe as seen in 2015. In real life the dwelling which was built in 1950 consists of 3 bedrooms 6 bathrooms and 2 808 square feet living space. Louis from suburban washington d c.