Anneliese: The Exorcist Tapes

Anneliese: The Exorcist Tapes, or Paranormal Entity 3: The Exorcist Tapes, is a 2011 American found footage horror film directed by Jude Gerard Prest. It is based on the real-life exorcism of Anneliese Michel, a young woman thought to have been possessed. The film was released direct-to-video on March 1, 2011. It is also a mockbuster of Paranormal Activity 3 and one of several films based on the exorcism of Anneliese Michel, including The Exorcism of Emily Rose and Requiem.

Anneliese: The Exorcist Tapes
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DVD cover
Directed byJude Gerard Prest
StarringGerold Wunstel
Kai Cofer
Christopher Karl Johnson
Nikki Muller
CinematographyPrema Ball
Edited byPrema Ball
Distributed byThe Asylum
Release date
  • March 1, 2011 (2011-03-01)
Running time
91 minutes
CountryUnited States


  • Gerold Wunstel – Pastor Ernest Alt
  • Kai Cofer – Dr. Frederick Gruber
  • Christopher Karl Johnson – Father Renz
  • Nikki Muller – Anneliese Michel
  • Yaz Canli – Sandy
  • Robert Shampain – Dr. Kenneth Landers
  • Korey Simeone – Steve Parker
  • Annette Remter – Anna Michel
  • David Reynolds – Josef Michel


The film premiered on DVD on March 1, 2011 in the United States, which includes the film itself and the actual video footage. In Australia, the film received a DVD release on September 21, 2011.[1] In the UK, Anchor Bay Entertainment released the film on DVD under the name Paranormal Entity 3: The Exorcist Tapes on October 17, 2011.[2]

In Germany, it was released on Blu-ray under the name Der Exorzismus der Anneliese M. on July 28, 2011.[3]



  1. ^ "Anneliese - The Exorcist Tapes". Archived from the original on 11 January 2012. Retrieved 12 October 2011. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ "Paranormal Entity 3 - The Exorcist Tapes [DVD]". Retrieved 12 October 2011. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. ^ "Anneliese: The Exorcist Tapes Blu-ray". Retrieved 12 October 2011. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

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