Christians and atheists your thoughts on the movie The Exorcist?

Christians do you consider The Exorcist a pro or anti Christian movie? Father Karras and Father Merrin both seem to be portrayed as heroes in the movie who basically give their lives to cast the demon out of the young girl Regan so it seems the movie could be said to portray Christians and Christianity favorably... show more Christians do you consider The Exorcist a pro or anti Christian movie?

Father Karras and Father Merrin both seem to be portrayed as heroes in the movie who basically give their lives to cast the demon out of the young girl Regan so it seems the movie could be said to portray Christians and Christianity favorably but what do you all think??

Atheists I guess I just want your take on the quality of the film whether it made you laugh, cry and hide in terror?
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