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Let the Devil Wear Black (1999)

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Release Date: Oct 7, 1999 Wide

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Director and screenwriter Stacy Title (best known for the independent feature The Last Supper) obviously knows a good story when she sees one, and proves it with Let The Devil Wear Black, which takes the framework of Shakespeare's Hamlet and recasts it with present-day characters and dialogue. Jack (Jonathan Penner), a professional student, is convinced something is rotten in the state of his family after the recent death of his father -- especially when Uncle Sammy (Jack Sheridan) decides to

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Mystery & Suspense, Drama

Jonathan Penner

Jun 20, 2000

A-Pix

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Suffers from an emotional detachment from any of the characters.

January 1, 2007 Full Review Source: TheMovieReport.com
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...I'll pretty much watch anything that features Mary Louise Parker...

August 1, 2003 Full Review Source: Reel Film Reviews
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Mediorce unfocused reworking of Hamlet.
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