Music directorRoger Bellon GenresHorror, Supernatural LanguageEnglish
WriterPhilip Yordan, Fernando Fonseca Release dateApril 22, 1988 (US) CastBen Cross (Father Michael), Ned Beatty (Lt. Stern), William Russ (Luke), Jill Carroll (Millie), Hal Holbrook (Archbishop Mosely), Trevor Howard (Father Silva) Similar moviesThe Exorcist, Sometimes They Come Back... Again, Exorcist II: The Heretic, Grace, The Call, Insidious: Chapter 2
TaglineSeduction. Submission. Murder. Tonight . . . evil goes over the edge.
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The Unholy is a 1988 American horror film directed by Camilo Vila and starring Ben Cross and Ned Beatty. It also features Trevor Howard in his final role.
Father Michael (Ben Cross) is appointed pastor of St Agnes church after surviving a fall. Closed for three years following the mysterious deaths of his predecessors, he attempts to find out why he has become the 'Chosen One' while resisting a powerful demon who takes the form of a beautiful woman.
Ben Cross - Father Michael
Ned Beatty - Lieutenant Stern
William Russ - Luke
Jill Carroll - Millie
Hal Holbrook - Archbishop Mosely
Trevor Howard - Father Silva
Claudia Robinson - Teresa
Nicole Fortier - Demon
Peter Frechette - Claude
The film was released theatrically in the United States by Vestron Pictures in April 1988. It grossed $6,337,299 at the box office.
The movie was released on DVD by Lionsgate in the United Kingdom in 2007. Lionsgate has released this film in 2012 on R1 DVD as part of an 8 horror film set. It was released for the first time on Blu-ray on June 27, 2017 as part of Lionsgate's new Vestron Video Collector's Series line.