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The Manitou
February 12, 2021

Rosemary's Afterbirth

Title: The Manitou
Rating: PG
Running Time: 104 minutes
Release Date: April 28, 1978
Director: William Girdler
Writer(s): William Girdler, Jon Cedar, Thomas Pope
Starring: Tony Curtis, Michael Ansara, Susan Strasberg, Stella Stevens, Jon Cedar, Ann Sothern, Burgess Meredith
Company: AVCO Embassy Pictures


Is that a lump in your throat, or are you just excited to talk about The Manitou - the craziest Omen wannabe of the 1970s?  Find out what happens when swingin’ bachelor and clairvoyant con artist Tony Curtis learns a 400 year old Native American has beaten him inside the body of girlfriend Susan Strasberg.  Can bookish Burgess Meredith, medicine man Michael Ansara, and one giant mainframe computer exorcise the ancient spirit before it sends her and all of White Man America into outer space? Become a February Patron and join this magic circle now! 

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