The Singing Nun

  • 1966
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Biography, Musical, Religious

The sentimental true story of Soeur Sourire, the singing nun who made it all the way to the Ed Sullivan Show, is faithfully retold. Reynolds plays the guitar-strumming Belgian nun who takes an interest in Cordell, a motherless boy whose father is alcoholic. The only one who loves the tyke is his 17-year-old sister, Ross. Reynolds writes the song "Dominique"...read more

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The Singing Nun - Official Trailer
02:39 — Follow the true story of Belgian-born Sister Ann Sourire, a guitar-playing nun who wrote the song "Dominique" for a motherless young boy. With help fr (more…)
(Movie Clip) Sister Adele
Her first day at the mission house, Father John (Ricardo Montalban) and Sister Cluny (Agnes Moorehead) leading the usual songs, Mother Prioress (Greer (more…)
(Movie Clip) Best Place For Her
Scooting into (not very) seedy Gent, Belgium, Debbie Reynolds as the highly fictionalized version of the real Sister Jeanine Deckers, meets Sister Clu (more…)
The Singing Nun - (Original Movie Promo)
A look behind the scenes at the making of The Singing Nun (1965) starring Debbie Reynolds.

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: The sentimental true story of Soeur Sourire, the singing nun who made it all the way to the Ed Sullivan Show, is faithfully retold. Reynolds plays the guitar-strumming Belgian nun who takes an interest in Cordell, a motherless boy whose father is alcoholic… (more)

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