The Devil and Daniel Webster

A fantastic video review of the film the Devil and Daniel Webster (1941).  The film is based on the Stephen Vincent Benet short story in which the American statesman Daniel Webster defeats the Devil in a jury trial and saves the soul of Jabez Stone, a New Hampshireman.  My favorite section of the short story is when Daniel Webster is making his closing argument to the jury of the Damned: (more…)

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