Starkiller
Robert Picardo as "Starkiller" in Explorers (1985):
Bloodshed is my life.
Father Damien Karras
Father Damien Karras
Actor: Jason Miller (age 34 in this movie)
Father Damien Karras's Memorable Quotes:
Demon
Father Damien Karras
What an excellent day for an exorcism.You would like that?Intensely.But wouldn't that drive you out of Regan?It would bring us together.You and Regan?You and us.
Demon
Father Damien Karras
I'm not Regan.Well, then let's introduce ourselves. I'm Damien Karras.And I'm the Devil. Now kindly undo these straps.If you're the Devil, why not make the straps disappear?That's much too vulgar a display of power, Karras
Father Damien Karras
Take me. Come into me. God damn you. Take me. Take me.
Father Damien Karras
Tom, University President
It's my mother, Tom. She's alone. I never should have left her. At least in New York, I'd be near, I'd be closer.Could see about a transfer, Damien.I need re-assignment, Tom. I want out of this job. It's wrong. It's no good.You're the best we've got.Am I really? It's more than psychiatry, and you know that Tom. Some of their problems come down to faith, their vocation and meaning of their lives, and I can't cut it anymore. I need out. I'm unfit. I think I've lost my faith, Tom.
Father Damien Karras

[praying over Merrin's body]

Ego te absolvo in nomine Patris, et Filiii, et Spiritus Sancti. Amen.
Father Damien Karras
Father Merrin
I think it might be helpful if I gave you some background on the different personalities Regan has manifested. So far, I'd say there seem to be three. She's convinced... There is only one.
Father Damien Karras
There isn't a day in my life when I haven't felt like a fraud. I mean priests, doctors, I've talked to them all. I don't know anyone who hasn't felt that.
Father Merrin
Father Damien Karras
[repeated lines]The Power of Christ compels you!
Father Damien Karras
There are no experts. You probably know as much about possession than most priests. Look, your daughter doesn't say she's a demon. She says she's the devil himself. And if you've seen as many psychotics as I have, you'd know it's like saying you're Napoleon Bonaparte.
Lt. William Kinderman
Father Damien Karras
You know who you look like? John Garfield. Exactly, John Garfield, "Body and Soul." Do people ever tell you that, Father?Do people tell you that you look like Paul Newman?Always.
Father Damien Karras
Father Merrin
Why her? Why this girl?I think the point is to make us despair. To see ourselves as... animal and ugly. To make us reject the possibility that God could love us.
Father Damien Karras
Demon
Where is Regan?In here. With us.
Demon
Father Damien Karras
You killed your mother! You left her alone to die! Bastard!Shut up!
Demon
Father Damien Karras
Mirabile dictu, don't you agree?You speak Latin?Ego te absolvo.Quod nomen mihi est?Bon Jour.Quod nomen mihi est?La plume de ma tante.
Chris MacNeil
Father Damien Karras
How do you go about getting an exorcism?I Beg your pardon?
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