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The Nun (1966)

U 07/08/1971 (US) Drama 2h 20m


In eighteenth-century France, a girl is forced against her will to take vows as a nun. Three mothers superior treat her in radically different ways, ranging from maternal concern, to sadistic persecution, to lesbian desire.

  1. Jacques Rivette

    Director, Writer

  2. Denis Diderot


  3. Jean Gruault


Top Billed Cast

  1. Anna Karina

    Anna Karina


  2. Liselotte Pulver

    Liselotte Pulver

    Mme de Chelles

  3. Micheline Presle

    Micheline Presle

    Mme de Moni

  4. Francine Bergé

    Francine Bergé

    Soeur Sainte-Christine

  5. Francisco Rabal

    Francisco Rabal

    Dom Morel

  6. Christiane Lénier

    Mme Simonin

  7. Yori Bertin

    Yori Bertin

    Soeur Saint-Thérèse

  8. Hubert Buthion


  9. Françoise Godde

    La Domestique

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The Nun
The Nun

Original Title La Religieuse

Status Released

Original Language French

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