Jabez meets with the publisher Daniel Webster who offers him a chance to break the contract with the devil.Filming was completed in 2001 but the movie has been shelved for several years due to lack of funds to complete post-production.However, My Own Worst Enemy Productions acquired the rights to the title and is set to release it in 2007.
He runs to her with his shirt's collar over his jacket. But, to give the Devil its due, this is really a good film.
But when he is there and talks to the Devil the collar is carefully tucked under. I saw it at a screening and it had two of the makings of a successful film: Good cast and a good story.
However, the drawbacks are that Baldwin did a mediocre job directing it and an even more mediocre job playing the lead.
BUT, in spite of Baldwin's ineptness, it actually turned out to be a very good film.
I would go see it again and I would take my family to see it (if they edited out the bedroom scene).
BOTTOM LINE: It's a wonderful and classic story with a wonderful cast and somehow this film has been able to overcome all of the obstacles that stood in its way.
Hopkins was great, Hewitt was terrific, Cattrall was excellent and Akroyd, as usual did a very good job.
Don't be put off by all the negative hype, go see it for yourself!!
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