Tag: priest

The Runner Stumbles (1979) 6.1

The Runner Stumbles (1979)

Storyline:Father Rivard is a priest in a small, economically depressed coal mining town. Working on what he thinks is a "controversial" work, he lives with the brutal lives of his poor parishioners, the old, unfriendl...

OMG: Oh My God! (2012) 8.1

OMG: Oh My God! (2012)

Storyline:Kanji Lalji Mehta, though an atheist, owns a small shop selling religious goods, concocting cock-and-bull stories to extract higher fees from his customers for his wares. When, in openly defying God, an eart...

House of 9 (2005) 5.5

House of 9 (2005)

Storyline:Nine strangers - a priest; a dancer; a designer; an aspirant rapper; a former tennis pro; a woman on probation; an unsuccessful composer and his wife; and a detective - are randomly abducted, drugged and loc...

Au Revoir les Enfants (1987) 8

Au Revoir les Enfants (1987)

Storyline:In 1944, upper class boy Julien Quentin and his brother François travel to Catholic boarding school in the countryside after vacations. Julien is a leader and good student and when the new student Jean Bonne...

Battle of the Brave (2004) 5.4

Battle of the Brave (2004)

Storyline:Prejudice, perfidy, love, and bravery in Québec. In 1779, a priest on his deathbed receives a young woman. Flash back 20 years: Marie-Loup, an herb-dispensing peasant, falls for François, a man of property. ...

At Eternity’s Gate (2018) 6.9

At Eternity’s Gate (2018)

Storyline:Famed but tormented artist Vincent van Gogh spends his final years in Arles, France, painting masterworks of the natural world that surrounds him.User Reviews: I get what _At Eternity's Gate_ was going for, ...

Romero (1989) 7.1

Romero (1989)

Storyline:Romero is a compelling and deeply moving look at the life of Archbishop Oscar Romero of El Salvador, who made the ultimate sacrifice in a passionate stand against social injustice and oppression in his count...

Valerie and Her Week of Wonders (1970) 6.9

Valerie and Her Week of Wonders (1970)

Storyline:Valerie, a Czechoslovakian teenager living with her grandmother, is blossoming into womanhood, but that transformation proves secondary to the effects she experiences when she puts on a pair of magic earring...

Flesh + Blood (1985) 6.6

Flesh + Blood (1985)

Storyline:A band of medieval mercenaries take revenge on a noble lord who decides not to pay them by kidnapping the betrothed of the noble's son. As the plague and warfare cut a swathe of destruction throughout the la...

Holy Hell (2015) 4.6

Holy Hell (2015)

Storyline:Holy Hell is the over-the-top, outrageous, sexually-deviant, blood-drenched story of Father Augustus Bane: a priest pushed too far who begins praying to a revolver and hunting down the gangsters who killed h...

Chasing the Star (2017) 0.0

Chasing the Star (2017)

Storyline:Three Magi Priests from different regions of the world journey through the unforgiving desert in hopes of finding proof of an age old prophecy. But Kings of men and fallen angels will stop at nothing to dest...

The Club (2015) 6.9

The Club (2015)

Storyline:In a secluded house in a small seaside town live four unrelated men and the woman who tends to the house and their needs. All former priests, they have been sent to this quiet exile to purge the sins of thei...

That’s Life! (1986) 6.1

That’s Life! (1986)

Storyline:A wealthy architect struggles with a severe case of male menopause at the approach of his 60th birthday.User Reviews:

Something Beneath (2007) 3.8

Something Beneath (2007)

Storyline:When a mysterious black slime oozes up from the plumbing to infiltrate a new conference center, it causes attendees at an environmental convention who come in contact with it to have horrific hallucinations ...

The Crime of Padre Amaro (2002) 6.3

The Crime of Padre Amaro (2002)

Storyline:The young Father Amaro is put to the test. He is sent to Mexico to help take care of aging Father Benito when he meets a 16-year-old girl that he begins and affair with. It turns out the girls mother had bee...

At Home in Mitford (2017) 6.5

At Home in Mitford (2017)

Storyline:With a case of writer’s block, a children’s author escapes to small town Mitford for a change of scenery. She soon finds the heart and soul of the southern town in a priest as they work together to care for ...

The Bells of St. Mary’s (1945) 7.1

The Bells of St. Mary’s (1945)

Storyline:Father O'Malley, the unconventional priest from 'Going My Way', continues his work for the Catholic Church. This time he is sent to St. Mary's, a run-down parochial school on the verge of condemnation. He an...

Holy Terror (2017) 2.6

Holy Terror (2017)

Storyline:Believing their deceased son isn't at peace, Molly and Tom ask a medium to make contact. But after they invite a vengeful demon to cross over, the couple must enlist the help of a disgraced priest to attempt...

The Sadist of Notre Dame (1979) 4.8

The Sadist of Notre Dame (1979)

Storyline:Jesus Franco directs and stars in this cut-copy-and-paste-version of one of his own movies. Here, he plays a mad priest going around killing sinful people in the name of God, all while trying to get a book p...

The Blue Hour (1971) 4.0

The Blue Hour (1971)

Storyline:THE BLUE HOUR tells the story of Tanya, a young woman with a mysterious past who finds herself trapped in a sexual hell in Los Angeles. Punctuated by striking visuals and avant-garde editing, THE BLUE HOUR ...

Guru, the Mad Monk (1970) 4.4

Guru, the Mad Monk (1970)

Storyline:A deranged 15th Century prison colony chaplain exploits his power to get money for his church including murder and grave robbing committed by his vampire mistress and one-eyed hunchback assistant.User Reviews:

This Transient Life (1970) 8.2

This Transient Life (1970)

Storyline:Near a remote Buddhist monastery, a young man falls in love with his sister and gets her pregnant. After a monk finds out, the young man becomes an assistant to a master sculptor, only to proceed to complica...

To Kill a Priest (1988) 5.9

To Kill a Priest (1988)

Storyline:A young priest speaks out against the Communist regime in Poland and is killed for it.User Reviews:

Boys Town (1938) 6.7

Boys Town (1938)

Storyline:The devout but iron-willed Father Flanagan leads a community called Boys Town, a different sort of juvenile detention facility where, instead of being treated as underage criminals, the boys are shepherded i...