Hostage to the Devil

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A child possessed. An exorcist locked in combat with an ancient evil. Using first-hand interviews, dramatic reconstruction, archival evidence and Martin's own words, this documentary film tells the true story of Father Malachi Martin, and asks, in the battle for saving a soul, just who really is the 'Hostage to the Devil'.


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  • The fascination that gives us the possibility that everything is real, or even as a very well-documented "mockumentary", it is perfectly enjoyable.

    Aug 16, 2019 | Full Review…
  • Perhaps, though, in Stalker's tendentious documentary, the real hostage to the devil is truth.

    Feb 18, 2017 | Full Review…
  • Hostage to the Devil fascinates with its focus on a renegade, dinner-party darling exorcist and the social factors that made him a star.

    Sep 6, 2016 | Rating: 8/10 | Full Review…

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