The Devil and Daniel Webster (1940)

Devil and Daniel Webster
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 1hr 52mins.
Genres Fantasy
Keywords N/A
Status Released
US Release Date
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  • Alec Baldwin Warns Fans Off Film
    By: Jul 10, 2007

    Hollywood star Alec Baldwin is begging fans to boycott a movie he made six years that has been reedited, renamed and is being released.

  • Baldwin's "Devil" on hold?
    By: Kit Bowen Jun 16, 2001

    Actor Alec Baldwin will resume post-production work next week on his directorial debut, The Devil and Daniel Webster, according to the film's executive producer, David Glasser. Variety reported Tuesday that Baldwin is refusing to continue work on the film until producers from Cutting Edge Entertainment assure him that the cash will be there to finish the film. Glasser told on Tuesday afternoon that Baldwin's comments in the Variety story were incorrect and that at this time,

  • Jennifer Love Hewitt Bedeviled
    By: Fiona Ng Mar 19, 2001

    HOLLYWOOD, Oct. 6, 2000 -- The devil's got a new name, and her name is Jennifer Love Hewitt. The Hollywood Reporter says that the "Party of Five" and "I Know What You Did Last Summer" actress will play the titular role of the devil in "The Devil and Daniel Webster," which is said to be a contemporary retelling of the classic tale. The film also stars Anthony Hopkins and Alec Baldwin. In the film, Hewitt's devil will go head to head with Hopkins' character in a battle for the soul of a writer pla

  • ROLE CALL: Jet Li Goes Ka-Ching!
    By: Fiona Ng Mar 19, 2001

    HOLLYWOOD, Oct. 4, 2000 -- Jet Li's the one to take care of your kung fu needs. The Hong Kong martial arts star will make more than $7.5 million for the starring role in "The One," a sci-fi-ish thriller where he plays a cop destined to fight his evil double from a parallel universe, Daily Variety says. Li got the part after wrestling dude The Rock dropped out of the flick, which is slated to go into production in January. 'HAT' CASES: Variety also reports that Juliette Lewis and Gina Gershon wil

  • Baldwin Sued Over Devil Flick
    By: Staff Jan 01, 1900

    Alec Baldwin is already facing troubles prior to the release of his film The Devil And Daniel Webster. According to the New York Post, Baldwin's now ex-production company president, Corinne Mann, has filed a breach-of-contract lawsuit against the star.

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