Simon Of The Desert

  • 1965
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Comedy, Fantasy

Luis Bunuel's SIMON OF THE DESERT is a short, but highly satisfying, surrealist parable about religious faith and morality, self-righteous intolerance, temptation, and corruption. Simon (Claudio Brook), a religious ascetic with a long beard, has been standing on top of a pillar in the middle of the desert for six years, six months, and six days to emulate...read more

(Movie Clip) Six Years Six Weeks And Six Days
Opening of director Luis Bunuel's last film made in Mexico, based on the story of a 6th century Syrian saint, Claudio Brook on top of the pillar as th (more…)
(Movie Clip) Innocent Little Girl
R-rated first appearance of Silvia Pinal, as The Temptress, coming to the title character, a 6th century Syrian ascetic (Claudio Brook), in director L (more…)

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: Luis Bunuel's SIMON OF THE DESERT is a short, but highly satisfying, surrealist parable about religious faith and morality, self-righteous intolerance, temptation, and corruption. Simon (Claudio Brook), a religious ascetic with a long beard, has been stan… (more)

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