|In November 2020, reported the film was the 22nd-most watched straight-to-streaming title of 2020 up to that point||A series of underexposed photos show the woman in various positions with her victims|
|Arvin's deep need to protect his stepsister leads him to extreme violence, just as his father had taught him to do when the father beat up men who had threatened his wife||While Arvin prays, however, his mind wanders and feelings of isolation bubble to the surface|
A shelf ran around the room, lined with old bottles and antique kitchenware and cracked black-and-white photographs for the dust to collect on.
|Arvin is sent to live with his grandmother, who has also taken in Helen's daughter, Lenora Eliza Scanlen , as Helen and her husband, Roy Harry Melling , have both gone missing||Adapted from the novel often labeled "hillbilly gothic" by Donald Ray Pollock, who narrates the film, Devil is set in the gloomy borderlands between West Virginia and Ohio between 1957 and 1965|
|One memory haunts him in particular: that of a soldier he comes across who has been skinned and crucified||He can find a girl and settle down without the trauma that manifested itself as the Devil in his papa|
In the three years he'd served in the army, he hadn't met a single swabby who could hold his liquor.15