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The Devil and Daniel Webster

1941 Rated NR 1hr 46m

When struggling New Hampshire farmer Jabez Stone (James Craig) exclaims he would sell his soul for money and a decent crop, up pops the Mephistophelean Mr. Scratch (Walter Huston) in this adaptation of Stephen Vincent Benet's Faustian tale. Thinking the whole thing is a joke, Stone takes Scratch up on his offer of seven years of prosperity in return for his soul. But when it's Stone's turn to pay up, he hires attorney Daniel Webster (Edward Arnold).

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital Mono

Other features

Filmed in B&W; interactive menus; scene access; audio commentary; video comparison with "Here Is a Man"; radio dramatizations; photo/promotional gallery; critical essay.