Shortcut to Happiness (The Devil and Daniel Webster)
Shortcut to Happiness (The Devil and Daniel Webster) (2007)

Alec Baldwin, Anthony Hopkins, Kim Cattrall, Dan Aykroyd, and Jennifer Love Hewitt star in this re-imagining of Walter Huston's The Devil and Daniel Webster - this time concerning a struggling writer who sells his soul to Old Scratch… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: July 13, 2007
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Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Lou Lumenick
New York Post

Has to be seen to be believed -- a very rare case of a movie that's such an utter train wreck you can't stop watching.

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Josh Bell
Las Vegas Weekly

Awkwardly paced, indifferently acted and laughably hokey.

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Scott Foundas
Variety

Baldwin, like so many thesp-helmers, lacks an instinctive sense of how to place and move the camera.

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Erik Childress
eFilmCritic.com

Much of the fault can be distributed to Hewitt's performance which has neither the zing nor the menace to effectively sell us that she has any credible advantage over heavyweights like Baldwin and Hopkins.

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Flixster User Reviews
Sol C
This film took me by surprise. I thought cause the film was on the shelf for so long that I wasn't gonna like the film, but I was wrong. I found the film… More
Deb S
A failing writer Jabez Stone ((Alec Baldwin) sells his soul to the devil (Jennifer Love Hewitt) for fame and fortune and ultimately decides that he wants to get… More