Black Robe

  • 1991
  • Movie
  • R
  • Adventure, Drama, Historical

Despite an occasionally plodding screenplay, this white-man-in-the-wilderness drama goes DANCES WITH WOLVES one better by showing more genuine respect for its subject. Directed by Bruce Beresford, BLACK ROBE was adapted by Brian Moore from his own novel, which, in turn, was based on letters and journals written by Jesuit missionaries, whom the Indians dubbed...read more

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Black Robe - Trailer
01:47 — A 17th century Jesuit Priest and his young French interpreter journey 1500 miles through Canada to convert the Huron Indians, but have doubts about th (more…)
Black Robe - Official Trailer
01:42 — A 17th century Jesuit Priest and his young French interpreter journey 1500 miles through Canada to convert the Huron Indians, but have doubts about th (more…)
(Movie Clip) Making Words
Father Laforgue (Lothaire Bluteau) baffles Algonquin Chomina (August Schellenberg) with help from fellow Frenchman Daniel (Aden Young) in director Bru (more…)
(Movie Clip) Soldiers Of Heaven
French explorer Champlain (Jean Brosseau) holds a ceremonial meeting with his Algonquin counterpart, arranging a trip for missionary Father Laforgue ( (more…)

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  • Released: 1991
  • Rating: R
  • Review: Despite an occasionally plodding screenplay, this white-man-in-the-wilderness drama goes DANCES WITH WOLVES one better by showing more genuine respect for its subject. Directed by Bruce Beresford, BLACK ROBE was adapted by Brian Moore from his own novel, w… (more)

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