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The Nun's Story

A superbly restrained piece of filmmaking, with Zinnemann directing in simple, unadorned style and Hepburn giving a truly radiant performance. Hepburn is the daughter of Belgian surgeon Jagger, and she has the desire to become a nursing nun in the Congo, w… (more)

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The Nun's Story TCM

Best Picture nominee about a young Belgian woman who defies her family and becomes a nun, but her faith is continually tested with hardships, working in a Congo hospital and war-torn France. The film was nominated for eight Oscars, including Actress (Audre (more…)