Deliver Us from Evil (2006) Synopsis
Oliver O'Grady, formerly a Roman Catholic priest in California, recounts his crimes as a pedophile.
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Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
Courageous, shattering and exceptional documentary.
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Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
Brilliant and psychologically transfixing documentary.
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88

New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
This superb documentary about the Catholic Church's worst pedophile scandal is in many ways far scarier than any fiction.
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88

Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
It isn't often you get to meet the devil in all his glory, but here he is in Deliver Us From Evil, and his name is Father Oliver O'Grady.
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88

Chicago Tribune

By Michael Phillips
Deliver Us From Evil has a few things wrong with it, including an egregious musical score, but without resorting to sucker punches, it...
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88

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
Deliver Us From Evil is so horrifying it makes "Texas Chainsaw Massacre" look like a walk in the park.
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88

New York Daily News

By Jack Mathews
Amy Berg's riveting documentary, tracks O'Grady's predatory trail from San Andreas, Calif., to Ireland, where he is now living on a church...
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80

The Hollywood Reporter

By Sheri Linden
With an immediacy and intimacy that news reports can't provide, this deeply affecting documentary explores the pedophile crisis that has...
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75

San Francisco Chronicle

By Ruthe Stein
The spellbinding power of this almost certain Oscar nominee for best documentary comes from its chilling subject matter.
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70

Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
Deliver Us From Evil has its flaws. Certain passages are diffuse, others are argumentative, and there's a discomfiting staginess to the...
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Rated NR