The Devil and Daniel Webster

The Devil and Daniel Webster is a 1941 fantasy film, adapted by Stephen Vincent Benét and Dan Totheroh from Benét’s short story, “The Devil and Daniel Webster“. The film’s title was changed to All That Money Can Buy to avoid confusion with another film released by RKO that year, The Devil and Miss Jones, but later had the title restored on some prints. It has also been released under the titles Mr. ScratchDaniel and the Devil and Here Is a Man. The film stars Edward ArnoldWalter Huston, and James Craig.

A retelling of the Faust legend, set in 1840s rural New Hampshire, it was directed by German-born actor-director William Dieterle who (under his original name, Wilhelm Dieterle) played a featured role in F. W. Murnau‘s epic silent version of Faust in 1926.

This is the DVD cover art of The Devil and Daniel Webster. The cover art copyright is believed to belong to the distributor, RKO (US theatrical) Criterion (Region 1 DVD), the publisher of the video or the studio which produced the video.
This is the DVD cover art of The Devil and Daniel Webster. The cover art copyright is believed to belong to the distributor, RKO (US theatrical) Criterion (Region 1 DVD), the publisher of the video or the studio which produced the video.
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