Bedazzled (1967)

The Faust legend gets a radical interpretation at the hands of English comedy duo, Peter Cook and Dudley Moore, as Satan offers a man seven wishes in exchange for his soul, which leads to many outrageous situations and much off-the-wall… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: December 10, 1967
DVD Release Date: April 3, 2007
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Critic Score: 82% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Cole Smithey

Here is a time capsule of '60s era self-loathing and misogyny captured in brilliant comic form.

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Mark Bourne

...the duo's best film, Bedazzled brought the spirit of Swinging London plus impudent pokes at religion, politics, and pop culture itself to their new audiences.

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...the film suffers from too many 70s era flourishes...and extreme overlength.

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Rob Gonsalves

I found a lot of it only mildly amusing but always enjoyable, due mostly to the rapport between the mischievous Cook and the sawed-off sad sack Moore.

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Cole Smithey

Painfully funny.

Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

As close as narrative film would ever come to reproducing the Cook and Moore of such stage shows as Beyond the Fringe and Good Evening.

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Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

Cook and Moore were a perfect team, not only in their verbal delivery and acting styles, but also physically -- and cinematically.

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Clint Morris

Simply magic......a comedy that will cast a spell on you from start to end

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Jeffrey Westhoff
Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)

Who says theology can't be hilarious?

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Flixster Audience Score: 74% Flixster User Reviews
Kevin M. Williams
Despite the feel of a joke too long and a weak ending still a welcome addition to the pantheon of brit comedy. Cook has a roaring good time as George Spiggot,… More
Steven Vincent Gee
Peter Cook and Dudley Moore's attempt at a feature long film. The movie was an over-stretched sketch and over-done. Not too bad movie, but not good movie… More
Aj V
This movie is very funny at first, but the story is very familiar and the jokes wear thin in the middle of the movie. Of course it does have a good cast, and… More
Marcus Woolcott
I have a real soft spot for the remake, - though Peter Cook is an infinitely better Satan than Hurley. This version suffers from a low budget but has a… More
Jason Spencer
A very stale comedy from the brits. It was later remade but even that one wasn't very good.
Emily B.
Incredibly funny film with the brilliant Peter Cook and Dudley Moore. Don't bother with the terrible remake, stick to the original. "and the magic… More