The Nun and the Bandit


1h 32m 1992

Brief Synopsis

Three brothers unite as modern outlaws and kidnap their 14-year-old second cousin, holding her for ransom. The girl's chaperone, a nun, refuses to leave her side and one of the brothers falls in love with her.

Film Details

Also Known As
Nun and the Bandit
Release Date
1992
Production Company
Screen Australia
Distribution Company
Greater Union Organization; StudioCanal; Studiocanal
Location
Victoria, Australia; Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 32m

Synopsis

Three brothers unite as modern outlaws and kidnap their 14-year-old second cousin, holding her for ransom. The girl's chaperone, a nun, refuses to leave her side and one of the brothers falls in love with her.

Film Details

Also Known As
Nun and the Bandit
Release Date
1992
Production Company
Screen Australia
Distribution Company
Greater Union Organization; StudioCanal; Studiocanal
Location
Victoria, Australia; Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 32m

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Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States 1992

Released in United States September 1992

Released in United States 1993

Released in United States January 1993

Released in United States June 1993

Shown at Toronto Festival of Festivals (Contemporary World Cinema) September 10-19, 1992.

Shown at Palm Springs International Film Festival January 7-17, 1993.

Shown at Melbourne International Film Festival June 4-18, 1993.

Completed shooting February 14, 1992.

Began shooting January 12, 1992.

Illumination Films is director Paul Cox's production company.

Charlotte Hughes Haywood is the daughter of acclaimed Australian actors Chris Haywood and Wendy Hughes.

Released in United States 1992

Released in United States September 1992 (Shown at Toronto Festival of Festivals (Contemporary World Cinema) September 10-19, 1992.)

Released in United States 1993 (Shown at AFI/Los Angeles International Film Festival (International Cinema in English) June 10 ¿ July 1, 1993.)

Released in United States January 1993 (Shown at Palm Springs International Film Festival January 7-17, 1993.)

Released in United States June 1993 (Shown at Melbourne International Film Festival June 4-18, 1993.)