Keyword: nun

Sound of Music

The Sound of Music (1965)

Rated: G Runtime: 174 minutes Release date: 03/30/1965
A former nun leaves the convent to become a governess for the seven children of a wealthy, Austrian widower who has grown into a cold disciplinarian. Soon, the she opens the children to the wonders of life and the joy of music - and eventually softens the heart of their father and gains his love.
Rush Hour 3

Rush Hour 3 (2007)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 91 minutes Release date: 08/09/2007
In the heart of Paris lies a deadly secret. Half a world away in Los Angeles, Ambassador Han is about to disclose it. In his possession is explosive new evidence about the inner workings of the Triads--the most powerful and notorious crime syndicate in the world. The Ambassador has discovered the identity of Shy Shen, the very crux of the wide-ranging crime ring, and he's about to reveal it to the...
Nacho Libre

Nacho Libre (2006)

Rated: PG Runtime: 91 minutes Release date: 06/15/2006
Nacho is a man without skills. After growing up in a Mexican monastery, he is now a grown man and the monastery's cook, but doesn't seem to fit in. Nacho cares deeply for the orphans he feeds, but his food is terrible--mostly, if you ask him, a result of his terrible ingredients. He realizes he must hatch a plan to make money to buy better food for "the young orphans, who have nothing" (and if in...
Sister Act

Sister Act (1992)

Rated: PG Runtime: 96 minutes Release date: 05/28/1992
A mobster's girlfriend cum trashy lounge singer is sent to a convent under the Witness Protection Program, and leads the choir there to national fame.
Philomena

Philomena (2013)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 11/21/2013
Philomena Lee, an Irishwoman in her 70s, became pregnant as a teenager in 1952. Her family abandoned her out of shame and sent her to a convent, where, along with other young girls in the same predicament, she was regarded as "a fallen woman." Three years later, the nuns made her give up her son Anthony for adoption in America. Lee, who was forced to sign a document promising "never to seek to...
Bedazzled

Bedazzled (1967)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 107 minutes Release date: 11/29/1967
A London short-order cook, madly in love with a waitress, is offered seven wishes by the Devil in return for his soul.
Great Beauty

The Great Beauty (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 142 minutes Release date: 11/14/2013
Journalist Jep Gambardella has charmed and seduced his way through the lavish nightlife of Rome for decades. Since the legendary success of his one and only novel, he has been a permanent fixture in the city's literary and social circles, but when his sixty-fifth birthday coincides with a shock from the past, Jep finds himself unexpectedly taking stock of his life, turning his cutting wit on...
Bad Habits

Bad Habits (2007)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 04/29/2007
One family has a whole set of diverse eating disorders--their faith, love and vanity are put to the test at the dinner table. Matilde is a nun convinced that faith can turn wine into water. Secretly, she begins fasting to prevent what she considers to be the second great flood. Elena is a thin, stylish woman ashamed of her daughter's weight. She is willing to do anything to make her daughter thin...

Marie Heurtin (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/11/2014
A deaf and blind fourteen-year-old girl cannot communicate with the outside world. Despite the advice of a doctor who believes she is "dumb", Marie's father cannot bring himself to commit her to an asylum. Out of despair, he takes her to the Larnay Institute near Poitiers where nuns take care of young deaf women. Her Mother Superior's scepticism not withstanding, Sister Marguerite, a young nun...
Band of Sisters

Band of Sisters (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 88 minutes Release date: 01/16/2014
Two nuns advocate for the rights of immigrant detainees and deportees in and around a Chicago-area deportation center. It is 50 years since Pope John XXIII opened the Second Vatican Council to let a little fresh air into the church, and most Catholic nuns in the U.S. have never looked back. Fascinating scenes of convent life prior to Vatican II contrast with those of nuns in the tumultuous and...
discrètes

Les discrètes (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 05/15/2014
Dir: Hélène Choquette
With: N/A

Flowers from the Mount of Olives (2012)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2012
Dir: Heilika Pikkov
With: N/A