Since the time of its release, Ken Russell’s THE DEVILS has caused enormous controversy. Full of stunning and surreal scenes about sexual repression in the catholic church, it inspired waves of protests across the world when it opened in 1971.
While it’s difficult to choose only one scene from a movie filled with so many hauntingly weird scenes, there are two that are truly striking:
The ‘Nun Hallucination’ scene
And the banned scene ‘The Rape of Christ’