By now, you ought to know the filmmaking career of legendary Oscar-winning director William Friedkin
. If you don’t know Friedkin himself for some reason, you probably at least know films like “The French Connection
,” and “The Exorcist
.” But Friedkin’s career is extraordinary and offbeat, going from massive box office success (“The Exorcist
”) and Oscar-dominating wins (“The French Connection
”), to comeuppance from an industry (and critical industrial complex) that turned on the filmmaker known for his arrogance in his youth.
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