Warner Bros has debuted a new poster for a movie called The Rite
Directed by Mikael Hafstroem
, who previously did the Stephen King adaptation 1408 and most recently did the period drama Shanghai, The Rite
is a supernatural thriller that uncovers the devil’s reach to even one of the holiest places on Earth.
Inspired by true events, The Rite
follows skeptical seminary student Michael Kovak (Colin O’Donoghue
), who reluctantly attends exorcism school at the Vatican. While in Rome, he meets an unorthodox priest, Father Lucas (Anthony Hopkins
), who introduces him to the darker side of his faith. The movie, written by Matt Baglio
and Michael Petroni
, also stars Alice Braga.
opens in theaters January 28, 2011.
If you haven’t seen The Rite trailer
, check it out now!
The Rite Poster