Francesco

  • 1989
  • Movie
  • PG-13
  • Biography, Drama, Religious

St. Bonaventure described St. Francis of Assisi, his mentor, as an "epiphany of God," a near-perfect exemplar of humanity. Somehow, Mickey Rourke doesn't spring to mind. The film opens in 1227 as the Franciscan Brotherhood compiles the hagiography of St. Francis, then flashes back to 1202. Arrogant Francesco (Rourke) is the idle son of a wealthy Merchant...read more

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01:49 — Based on Herman Hesse's Francis of Assisi, the award-winning FRANCESCO depicts the life of the iconic and influential Saint Francis, played by Academy (more…)
Francesco - Trailer
04:51 — Based on Herman Hesse's Francis of Assisi, the award-winning FRANCESCO depicts the life of the iconic and influential Saint Francis, played by Academy (more…)

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  • Released: 1989
  • Rating: PG-13
  • Review: St. Bonaventure described St. Francis of Assisi, his mentor, as an "epiphany of God," a near-perfect exemplar of humanity. Somehow, Mickey Rourke doesn't spring to mind. The film opens in 1227 as the Franciscan Brotherhood compiles the hagiography of St… (more)

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