The Possession of Joel Delaney
The Possession of Joel Delaney ★★½ 1972 (R)
Blend of occult horror and commentary on social mores works for the most part, but some viewers may be put off by the low production values and spottiness of the script. MacLaine is a wealthy divorcee who must deal with the mysterious transformations affecting her brother. Skeptical at first, she begins to suspect he is the victim of Caribbean voodoo. 105m/C VHS . Shirley MacLaine, Perry King, Michael Hordern, David Elliott, Robert Burr; D: Waris Hussein.