United States: June 25 1976
Ranking: 6 out of 15,990 movies (up 7)
Satan's son has arrived on Earth and He's not about to let human parents get in the way. When his wife Katherine's pregnancy ends in a stillbirth in a Rome hospital, U.S. diplomat Robert Thorn substitutes another baby, whose mother died. Little Damien thrives, but, at his fifth birthday party, his nanny mysteriously dies; Father Brennan also expires after warning Thorn that he has adopted Lucifer's son.