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Generally favorable reviews - based on 33 Critics

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Generally favorable reviews- based on 20 Ratings

Summary: The Devil and Daniel Johnston is a stunning portrait of a musical and artistic genius who nearly slipped away. Daniel Johnston, a manic-depressive genius singer/songwriter/artist, is revealed in this portrait of madness, creativity and love. (Sony Pictures Classics)

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Runtime: 110 min
Rating: Rated PG-13 for thematic elements, drug content, and language including a sexual reference.
Production: This Is That Productions
Genres: Biography, Music, Documentary
Country: USA
Language: English
Home Release Date: Sep 19, 2006
Director Credit
Jeff Feuerzeig Director
Writer Credit
Jeff Feuerzeig Writer
Principal Cast Credit
Bill Johnston Himself
Daniel Johnston Himself
Mabel Johnston Herself
Cast Credit
Brian Beattie Himself
David Fair Himself
Dick Johnston Himself
Don Goede Himself
Gibby Haynes Himself
Jad Fair Himself
Ken Lieck Himself
Laurie Allen Herself
Louis Black Himself
Margie Johnston Herself
Matt Groening Himself
Sally Johnston-Reid Herself
Producer Credit
David Donaldson Coordinating Producer: Post Logic Studios
Henry S. Rosenthal Producer
Ted Hope Executive Producer Movie title data, credits, and poster art provided by:

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