Why The Sound of Music is still genius at 50
Don’t be fooled by the sing-along frivolity. The lessons from this edgy, progressive film are as relevant as ever. Three years ago, I overheard a colleague bitching about The Sound of Music. On and on...
The Sound of Music (film)
This movies gives an impression about the locations where in the early sixties the Sound of Music was filmed, in the Austrian town of Salzburg and its surrou...
Why The Sound of Music is still genius at 50
Don’t be fooled by the sing-along frivolity. The lessons from this edgy, progressive film are as relevant as ever. Three years ago, I overheard a colleague bitching about The Sound of Music. On and on...
Edges of the Lord
Edges of the Lord is an award-winning 2001 film, written and directed by Yurek Bogayevicz, set in Poland during World War II, starring Willem Dafoe and Haley Joel Osment.
The film depicts a Jewis...
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Nazarín
Nazarín ([nasaˈɾin], [naθaˈɾin]) is a 1959 Mexican film directed by Luis Buñuel and co-written between Buñuel and Julio Alejandro, adapted from the eponymous novel of Benito Pérez Galdós. It won the ...
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Deliver Us from Evil (2006 film)
Deliver Us from Evil is a 2006 American documentary film directed by Amy J. Berg which explores the life of Catholic priest Oliver O'Grady, who admitted to having molested and raped approximately 25 c...
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The Fugitive (1947 film)
The Fugitive is a 1947 drama film starring Henry Fonda and directed by John Ford, based on the novel The Power and the Glory by Graham Greene. The film was shot on location in Mexico, and utilised th...
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Joan of Arc (1900 film)
Joan of Arc (French: Jeanne d'Arc) is a 1900 French silent film directed by Georges Méliès, based on the life of Joan of Arc.
In the village of Domrémy, the young Joan is visited by Saint Mic...
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Soeur Sourire (film)
Soeur Sourire is a Belgian biographical drama film directed by Stijn Coninx and written by Coninx, Ariane Fert and Chris Vander Stappen. The film stars Cécile de France as Jeanine Deckers (also kno...
Going My Way
Going My Way is a 1944 American musical comedy-drama film directed by Leo McCarey and starring Bing Crosby and Barry Fitzgerald. Based on a story by Leo McCarey, the film is about a new young priest ...
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Romero (film)
Romero is a 1989 American biopic depicting the life of Salvadoran Archbishop Óscar Romero, who organized peaceful protests against the violent military regime, eventually at the cost of his own life....
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Kanashimi no Belladonna
Belladonna (哀しみのベラドンナ, Kanashimi no Beradonna, literally "Belladonna of Sadness"), also known as "The Tragedy of Belladonna", is a 1973 feature film produced by the Japanese animation studio ...
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The Nun's Story
The Nun's Story is a 1956 novel by Kathryn Hulme. The book was a Book of the Month selection and reached #1 on the New York Times best-seller list.Hulme wrote the book based partly upon the experience...
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The Nun and the Sergeant
The Nun and the Sergeant is a 1962 Korean War drama starring Anna Sten and Robert Webber in the title roles. It was produced by Sten's husband Eugene Frenke, who had produced Heaven Knows, Mr Allison...
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The Passion of Joan of Arc
The Passion of Joan of Arc (French: La Passion de Jeanne d'Arc) is a 1928 silent French film based on the actual record of the trial of Joan of Arc. The film was directed by Carl Theodor Dreyer a...
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Satánico pandemonium
Satánico pandemonium ("Satanic Pandemonium") is a Mexican cult nunsploitation horror film directed by Gilberto Martínez Solares and written by Jorge Barragán, Adolfo Martínez Solares and Gilberto Ma...
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Black Narcissus
Black Narcissus is a 1947 Technicolor film by the British writer-producer-director team of Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger, based on the 1939 novel by Rumer Godden. It is a psychological drama ...
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The Keys of the Kingdom (film)
The Keys of the Kingdom is a 1944 American film based on the 1941 novel, The Keys of the Kingdom, by A. J. Cronin. The movie was adapted by Nunnally Johnson, directed by John M. Stahl and produced b...
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The Song of Bernadette (film)
The Song of Bernadette is a 1943 drama film that tells the story of Bernadette Soubirous (later, Saint Bernadette), who, from February to July 1858 in Lourdes, France, reported eighteen visions of th...
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The Devils (film)
The Devils is a 1971 British historical drama horror film directed by Ken Russell and starring Oliver Reed and Vanessa Redgrave. Russell's screenplay is based partially on the 1952 book The Devils of...
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Boys Town (film)
Boys Town is a 1938 biographical drama film based on Father Edward J. Flanagan's work with a group of underprivileged and delinquent boys in a home that he founded and named "Boys Town". It stars Spe...
Sacred Flesh
Sacred Flesh is a 1999 British nunsploitation film. It is set in an indeterminate past, and consists of a series of loosely connected vignettes that depict pseudo-lesbian sexuality and some sado-maso...
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The Miracle of the Bells
The Miracle of the Bells is a 1948 film produced by RKO. It stars Fred MacMurray, Alida Valli, Frank Sinatra, and Lee J. Cobb. Directed by Irving Pichel, with a script by Quentin Reynolds and Ben Hec...
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