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‘The Ancient Fear’: New name for the new ‘Star Wars’?

05/06/2014 11:35 AM

05/06/2014 11:41 AM

Last week we learned about the new “Star Wars” cast. This week, we may know the new name. Sources tell Ain’t It Cool News that the working title is “Star Wars: Episode VII — The Ancient Fear”: “It refers to Max Von Sydow

’s villain, who makes Pazuzu look like a (kittycat)!” says a studio source.

Pazuzu? That’s the evil spirit possessing the young girl in 1973’s “The Exorcist,” in which Von Sydow was the title character. OK, we’re afraid now. “Star Wars” is due in theaters Dec. 18, 2015.

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