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The Devil Came on Horseback Review

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4.5

Dave White Profile

… intensely disturbing … Read full review

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Critics scores range from 0 to 100, with higher scores indicating more favorable reviews.

  • 4.0
    78

    out of 100

    Metascore®
    Generally favorable reviews
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    critic review scores.

  • 70

    out of 100

    Village Voice

    Ultimately, Devil ponders the optimism/pessimism = apathy/x equation as honestly and studiously as any doc I've ever seen.

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  • 88

    out of 100

    Chicago Tribune Michael Phillips

    It is not an easy film to watch, nor should it be. It is, however, beautifully made. Annie Sundberg and Ricki Stern, the co-directors, wrangle their information and lay it out clearly, vividly and with a sharp sense of focus.

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  • 90

    out of 100

    The New York Times Manohla Dargis

    Brutal, urgent, devastating -- the documentary The Devil Came on Horseback demands to be seen as soon as possible and by as many viewers as possible.

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  • 90

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter

    An unnervingly powerful picture of atrocity.

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