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The Devil and Daniel Johnston Reviews

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Entertainment Weekly
February 27, 2007
Full Review | Original Score: B+
Aaron Hillis
Premiere Magazine
December 29, 2006
Like many documentaries about artists battling demons, it doesn't offer enough framework to suggest why anyone should care, but the fragile beauty and borderline exploitation of Johnston's character are made tangible...
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Preston Jones
September 23, 2006
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Emanuel Levy
August 28, 2006
The DVD includes deleted scenes, commentary from director Jeff Feuerzeig and producer Henry Rosenthal, Daniel Johnston's audio diaries, legendary WFMU Broadcast; and the Cinema of Johnston, a collection of three short films.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5