The Convent

  • 1995
  • 1 HR 30 MIN
  • NR
  • Drama, Mystery, Religious

If you reach for your revolver when you hear the word "art," give this one a miss. Whip together Faust, a search for the true identity of Shakespeare and some chilly scenes from a bourgeois marriage. Fold in a quest to discover which of six suspects is Satan in disguise, season liberally with self-conscious symbolism, and you've got Manoel de Oliveira's...read more

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  • Released: 1995
  • Rating: NR
  • Review: If you reach for your revolver when you hear the word "art," give this one a miss. Whip together Faust, a search for the true identity of Shakespeare and some chilly scenes from a bourgeois marriage. Fold in a quest to discover which of six suspects is Sa… (more)

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