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‘The Possession Experiment’ Exclusive Clip: A Curious Theology Student Investigates an Exorcism Gone Wrong

The film will be released on VOD and iTunes on Tuesday, December 6 from Momentum Pictures.

The Possession Experiment

“The Possession Experiment”

Momentum Pictures

For many years now, exorcisms have been a staple of horror films. From “The Exorcist” to “The Conjuring,” these films provide a view of the world beyond our own by depicting demonic possession and spiritual chaos. Though this year has already seen the successful sequel “The Conjuring 2,” there is another exorcism film due out next week: “The Possession Experiment,” about a curious student thrust into a dark world.

READ MORE: Review: ‘The Conjuring 2’ is a Smart Movie Driven By Dumb Scares

It follows theology student Brandon (Chris Minor), who has always been drawn to the supernatural. When he decides to explore the dark world of exorcisms for his final project, he and three classmates investigate an exorcism gone wrong disguised as a multiple homicide. Obsessed with the event, Brandon decides he must undergo an exorcism himself in order to better understand the process. Watch an exclusive clip from the film below.

“The Possession Experiment” is co-written and directed by Scott B. Hansen. He has previously directed the Navy Seal documentary “Until It Hurts” and the buddy road comedy “Monumental.” It co-stars Jake Brinn (“Carmelita”), Nicky Jasper (“The Smart Rocks”), KT Fanelli (“Pretty Bad Girls”) and Bill Moseley (“Army of Darkness”).

READ MORE: ‘The Conjuring 2’ Review Roundup: A ‘Smoothly Efficient’ Horror Movie With Plenty of Scares

“The Possession Experiment” will be released on VOD, Digital HD and DVD on Tuesday, December 6 from Momentum Pictures.


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