The Proposition (1998)

R 03/26/1998 (US) DramaRomance 1h 50m

One man gave up everything he owned. The other, everything he believed in.


Father Michael McKinnon goes from the UK to Boston circa 1935. For unknown reasons, he avoids at all costs the most prominent parishioners, Arthur and Eleanor Barret. Meanwhile Eleanor and Arthur desperately want to have a child, but Arthur is sterile, so they hire Harvard law student Roger Martin to impregnate Eleanor, but unfortunately Roger falls in love with her.

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  1. Madeleine Stowe

    Madeleine Stowe

    Eleanor Barret

  2. Kenneth Branagh

    Kenneth Branagh

    Father Michael McKinnon

  3. William Hurt

    William Hurt

    Arthur Barret

  4. Robert Loggia

    Robert Loggia

    Hannibal Thurman

  5. Bronia Wheeler

    Sister Mary Frances

  6. Neil Patrick Harris

    Neil Patrick Harris

    Roger Martin

  7. Blythe Danner

    Blythe Danner

    Syril Danning

  8. Ken Cheeseman

    Ken Cheeseman

    Wayne Fenton

  9. Thomas Downey

    Thomas Downey

    Torrey Harrington

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The Proposition
The Proposition

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget -

Revenue $147,773.00


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