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The Cardinal(1963)

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Brief Synopsis

A Boston priest deals with illicit love, racism and war as he rises in the church.

Cast & Crew

Otto Preminger Director
Tom Tryon Stephen Fermoyle
Cecil Kellaway Monsignor Monaghan
Loring Smith Cornelius J. Deegan
John Saxon Benny Rampell
James Hickman Father Lyons
Bernice Gahm Mrs. Rampell
John Huston Cardinal Glennon
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  Boston opening: 12 Dec 1963
Release Date:  1963 Production Date:  [Panavision]
none available
Color/B&W:  Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co:  Columbia Pictures
Sound:  Mono (Westrex Recording System) Production Co:  Gamma Productions
Duration(mins):  175 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • I Agree

    shane 2013-07-19

    I love long flicks and classics.Recently viewed Cassablanca on TCM and was blown away.No wonder this film rates.This brings me to the question, "Where... MORE>

  • Careful!!!!

    RedRain 2013-02-28

    Firstly, this film was NOT based on the life of Pope Benedict XVI. It was based on the life of Cardinal Francis Spellman of New York, and then Cardinal... MORE>

  • A Masterfully Sensitive Epic .....

    Robert Read 2011-12-12

    Rarely have the complex challenges of modern religious life and the role of the Catholic Church in twentieth-century history been portrayed with as much... MORE>