September 25, 2020
The humor is periodically immature but largely universal as Ramis garners steady laughs from cleverly orchestrated situations and efficient visuals.
April 20, 2020
The leads play well together, but the secret sauce is the cheeky, twisty script by [Harold] Ramis, Peter Tolan and Larry Gelbart.
August 22, 2013
This is about as simple and uncomplicated you can get, but it isn't trying to do anything beyond providing some quick and easy laughs in a refreshingly heavenly comedy.
October 1, 2010
Charming Fraser Faustian tale with lots of sexual innuendo.
October 18, 2007
Hurley is great fun to watch, a Faustian powerhouse of curves, smoky eyes and big hair who sounds exactly like Jackie Collins doing an imitation of Madonna's pan-European accent. It's creepy, but effective.
October 14, 2007
[Whenever] Hurley disappears, and so does much of the film's energy.
July 23, 2007
Decent enough entertainment as written, though many will regret the movie's eleventh-hour detour into pieties.
May 26, 2006
As if by magic, this lowbrow film falls together and works in a charming, goofy way.
December 6, 2005
January 2, 2005
There's nothing here that's liable to set you pondering metaphysical questions, but Bedazzled is a perfectly reasonable excuse for a none-too-bright Hollywood comedy.
June 12, 2003
For a comedy about heaven and hell, Bedazzled doesn't make it out of purgatory.
December 8, 2002
August 21, 2002
A slapstick morality play about the dire consequences of selling one's soul to the Devil and trying to find happiness in wealth, fame, power, or intellectual prowess.