Anchoress

  • 1994
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama, Historical, Religious

Stunningly photographed, Chris Newby's ANCHORESS aspires to the stark eloquence and moral significance of Ingmar Bergman's THE SEVENTH SEAL, but this rather precious debut feature falls considerably short of that lofty mark. In 14th-century England, Christine (Natalie Morse), a dreamy, illiterate peasant girl, catches the eye of the darkly handsome reeve...read more