Shortcut to Happiness (The Devil and Daniel Webster)
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Shortcut to Happiness (The Devil and Daniel Webster)
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 (Hewitt) in a desperate bid to find fame and fortune on the literary circuit.

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"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."
‑ Lou Lumenick, New York Post
"Awkwardly paced, indifferently acted and laughably hokey."
‑ Josh Bell, Las Vegas Weekly
"Baldwin, like so many thesp-helmers, lacks an instinctive sense of how to place and move the camera."
‑ Scott Foundas, Variety
"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."
‑ Erik Childress,
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