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Beat the Devil Reviews

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February 17, 2017
It operates under the assumption that everyone in it is drunk, lusty, a little crooked, and a little crazy, and once you tune in to their wavelength, it's fun to just hang out with them for an hour and a half.
February 16, 2017
A clever if confusing spoof of the genre pictures [John] Huston had made in a more serious manner in previous years
January 30, 2006
| Original Score: 4/5
October 15, 2005
Perhaps the oddest film Humphrey Bogart ever made.
July 4, 2005
Read More | Original Score: 4/5
May 16, 2005
Read More | Original Score: 3/5
May 17, 2004
| Original Score: 5/5
September 19, 2003
| Original Score: 4/5
May 8, 2003
| Original Score: 4/5
February 13, 2001
If Beat the Devil puzzled audiences on its first release, it has charmed them since.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
August 23, 2009
It looks like it's going to be a riot, but turns out almost laugh free.
Full Review | Original Score: C+
January 11, 2008
An all-star home movie.
Read More | Original Score: 1/5
September 27, 2002
You have to wonder what Capote and John Huston were thinking in trying to make a satire that didn't have any actual jokes.
| Original Score: 2.5/5
January 1, 2000
he film ranges from the diffident to the grotesque, with Huston selecting his lenses to make the performers look as freakish as possible.
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