With countless new items added every week, it’s easy for horror fans to get excited about all the new trailers added to YouTube. This is why so many promos for films in the genre end up becoming viral memes and gifs. As usual, the creepiest trailers are getting the most clicks this week. And the top dog is definitely worth checking out.
According to Flixpatrol, almost six million people have viewed the first trailer for The Pope’s Exorcist.
In the film, Father Gabriele Amorth, chief exorcist for the Vatican, battles Satan and innocent-possessing demons. A detailed portrait of a priest who performed more than 100,000 exorcisms in his lifetime.
This supernatural horror movie is based on the book An Exorcist Tells His Story and An Exorcist: More Stories by Gabriele Amorth. The book is allegedly based on a true story.
The Pope’s Exorcist is directed by Julius Avery. The screenplay was written by Michael Petroni and Evan Spiliotopoulos. It stars Russell Crowe, Franco Nero, Alex Essoe, and the voice of Ralph Ineson.
We’re not surprised this is the number one trailer this week, seeing how Twitter has been waiting for more information on this project. Russell Crowe stans and religious horror fans have finally found a common ground.
Check out what Twitter’s saying below:
listen if you have russell crowe and your movie is called The Pope’s exorcist you don’t need a trailer, or a poster or anything. just tell me where and when to buy tickets
— Andrew Jara (@Jara_Films) February 21, 2023
just seen the trailer for the pope’s exorcist im so EXCITED
— 𝒮👹 (@SXNXLI) February 28, 2023
THE POPE'S EXORCIST
— Loki – جٹ (@Lokiodin0x) February 27, 2023
Just watched the trailer for The Pope’s Exorcist. Russell Crowe looks good in this role…
— 56 Hope Road (@nathill91) March 1, 2023
The Pope’s Exorcist hits theaters on April 14, 2023. If you’re one of the few people who haven’t seen the trailer, check it out below.
Are you one of the people that hit play on the trailer for The Pope’s Exorcist? Then let me know at @misssharai.