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Andrzej Żuławski Poland, 1972

Freude's rating of the film The Devil

This is madness all over. Madness in the epileptic emotions of the actors, madness in the bleak, expressionist landscape – more than merely surrounding, madness in the feverish camera movements and the story’s restless ramble into fatalism giving you just as little room to breathe as the protagonists themselves have. I like being sucked into mad movies.