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The Devil's Miner Review

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5.0

Dave White Profile

… straightforward and politics-free … Read full review

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

  • 5.0
    81

    out of 100

    Metascore®
    Universal acclaim
    based on a weighted average of all
    critic review scores.

  • 100

    out of 100

    Los Angeles Times Carina Chocano

    15 minutes into it, you are spellbound, heartbroken and unaccountably cheered -- your faith and admiration in humanity restored.

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  • 100

    out of 100

    Entertainment Weekly Lisa Schwarzbaum

    This beautiful, terrible story is not easily forgotten.

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  • 70

    out of 100

    Village Voice Michael Atkinson

    Perhaps little more than an object lesson in the end, the movie's nevertheless a sobering day trip, more for its hints of a forgotten history of culture collision than its sensible but rote socioeconomic sympathies.

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  • 80

    out of 100

    Variety Deborah Young

    An unforgettable journey through hell under the earth, where Satan is worshipped as king. Straight-as-an-arrow filmmaking raises this docu above the crowd.

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  • 80

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter Frank Scheck

    While political and social context is kept to a minimum, the darkly poetic images they capture speak volumes about what the miners go through.

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