Faust
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This European fantasy features excellent and surprisingly imaginative clay animation combined with live-action to tell the story of a man who sells his soul to Satan without the benefit of a lawyer. Initially, Faust does not rise to the bait presented by Mephistopheles' assistants who encode their offers in commuter-maps handed out at a Prague subway exit. Instead he accidently calls Mephistopheles himself. With the Devil's favorite minion, Faust agrees to sell his soul in exchange for 24 pleasure-filled years. The bargain is sealed, but Faust doesn't get what he bargained for.… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 78%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Marvelous grown-up animation with a grubby surrealist sensibility. The best screen treatment of this material to date."
‑ Jake Euker, F5 (Wichita, KS)
"This unique film can be appreciated for how beautiful it all is."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"His Faust is a bit too detached to be truly disturbing or emotionally affecting."
‑ Jeremy Heilman, MovieMartyr.com
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