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“The Devils,” a 1971 film starring Vanessa Redgrave as a 17th-century nun in the grip of demonic possession, was heavily cut for its U.S. release and is due to be released on DVD in Britain for the first time in 2012. Russell told The Associated Press in 1987 that he found such censorship “so tedious and boring.” He called the American print of “The Devils” “just a butchered nonsense.”. Critics were often unimpressed by Russell’s work. Alexander Walker called him a master of “the porno-biography which is not quite pornography but is far from being biography.” Pauline Kael said his films “cheapen everything they touch.”.