Cardinal the priest movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant cardinal the priest movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, stylized, exciting, clever and captivating films and TV shows about / with cardinal the priest, catholic church, priest, religion, pope, church, rivalry, catholic, clergy and murder plots mostly in Drama, Biography and History genres shot in Italy, USA, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as cardinal the priest: We Have a Pope (2011), The Musketeers (2014), Spotlight (2015), Borgia (2011), Within the Convent (1978), The Tudors (2007), Vampires (1998), Season of the Witch (2011), Amen. (2002), By The Grace of God (2018).

List of cardinal the priest movies

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 12K
We Have a Pope (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The newly elected Pope suffers a panic attack just as he is about to greet the faithful who have gathered to see him. His advisors, unable to convince him he is the right man for the job, call on a renowned therapist who also happens to be an ...
Style: realistic, psychological, clever, humorous, witty ...
Plot: clergy, identity crisis, human nature, self discovery, introspection, catholic church, self involved, cardinal the priest, religion, catholicism, church, self fulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: rome italy, italy, europe
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 7.8
 19K
The Musketeers (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Set in 17th century Paris, musketeers Athos, Porthos, Aramis and D'Artagnan are members of an elite band of soldiers who fight for what is just. They are heroes in the truest and most abiding sense – men that can be trusted and believed in to ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, stylized, suspense
Plot: musketeer, heroic mission, adventure, king, danger, duel, swords and armor, state affairs, partners, escapades, swordsman, queen ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france
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D'artagnan and Three Musketeers (1979)
Genre: Adventure, History, Musical
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 220 min.
Story: This is a wonderful three-part music video, shot by one of the most famous adventure novels of Alexandre Dumas. Four friends - the musketeers save the honor of the Queen of France, the battle against the all-powerful Cardinal Richelieu and the ...
Style: lyrical, captivating, romantic, stylized
Plot: adventure, musketeer, friends, swashbuckler, secret mission, honor, king, rivalry, secret, queen, king of france, cardinal the priest ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: france
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 8.1
 346K
Spotlight (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: In 2001, editor Marty Baron of The Boston Globe assigns a team of journalists to investigate allegations against John Geoghan, an unfrocked priest accused of molesting more than 80 boys. Led by editor Walter "Robby" Robinson, reporters ...
Style: factual, psychological, talky, tense, emotional ...
Plot: conspiracy, journalism, investigation, catholicism, child abuse, pedophilia, catholic church, sex scandal, lawyer, twists & turns, moral ambiguity, investigative journalism ...
Time: year 2002, year 1976, year 2001
Place: boston, florida
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 7.8
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Borgia (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: France, Germany, Italy, Czech Republic
Duration: 52 min.
Story: Borgia is a French-German-Czech historical drama television series created by Tom Fontana. The show recounts the Borgia family's rise to power and subsequent domination of the Papal States during the Renaissance. Borgia debuted in Italy via ...
Style: serious, captivating, gloomy, realistic, rough ...
Plot: political intrigue, clergy, church, political corruption, ambition, politics, rivalry, political unrest, power struggle, historical character, crime, blind ambition ...
Time: middle ages, renaissance, 16th century, 15th century, 1400s ...
Place: italy, europe, rome italy, spain, france ...
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Within the Convent (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A zealous, handsome priest, who is the confessor for a convent full of women, encourages the equally zealous abbess of the institution to enforce strict rules on these unfortunate women. At the same time, a particularly disturbed nun manages to ...
Style: serious, disturbing, sexual, realistic, emotional
Plot: convent, nun, scandal, clergy, strong sexual content, gays and lesbians, prison, innocence lost, mental institution, forbidden love, looking for sex, church ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy
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 8.1
 62K
The Tudors (2007)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Ireland, Canada, USA, UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Tudors is a history-based drama series following the young, vibrant King Henry VIII, a competitive and lustful monarch who navigates the intrigues of the English court and the human heart with equal vigor and justifiable suspicion.
Style: serious, captivating, stylized, sexual, realistic
Plot: royal family, royal court, betrayal, intrigue, queen, king, couple relations, love triangle, womanizer, throne, infidelity, british royal family ...
Time: 16th century, 1500s, renaissance
Place: england, europe
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 6.1
 48K
Vampires (1998)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The church enlists a team of vampire-hunters to hunt down and destroy a group of vampires searching for an ancient relic that will allow them to exist in sunlight.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, gothic, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, supernatural, vampire hunter, vampire slayer, vengeance, priest, relic, gory, cross, obsessive quest, heroic mission, danger ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: new mexico, mexico
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Season of the Witch (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A 14th century Crusader returns with his comrade to a homeland devastated by the Black Plague. The Church commands the two knights to transport a witch to a remote abbey, where monks will perform a ritual in hopes of ending the pestilence.
Style: stylized, suspense, exciting, gothic, intense ...
Plot: knight, supernatural ability, good versus evil, monk, witch, supernatural, legends and myths, adventure, fight, plague, inquisition, monastery ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: europe
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 7.3
 13K
Amen. (2002)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, War
Country: France, Germany, Romania
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The film "Amen." examines the links between the Vatican and Nazi Germany. The central character is Kurt Gerstein, a member of the Institute for Hygiene of the Waffen-SS who is horrified by what he sees in the death camps. Moreover, he is ...
Style: realistic, bleak, serious, suspenseful, thought provoking ...
Plot: holocaust, concentration camp, genocide, politics, pope, vatican, conscience, doctor, euthanasia, anti semitism, catholicism, idealism ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 40s, 1940s, 1930s
Place: germany, poland, europe, austria, rome italy ...
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By The Grace of God (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Alexandre lives in Lyon with his wife and children. One day, he discovered by chance that the priest who abused him to scouts always officiates with children. He then starts a fight, quickly joined by François and Emmanuel, also victims of the ...
Plot: pedophilia, press conference, cardinal the priest, police, train, bare breasts, lawyer, journalist, telephone conversation, photograph, priest, children ...
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The Black Book (2018)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Portugal, France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The story of the adventures, in the twilight of the eighteenth century, of a singular couple formed by a little orphan with mysterious origins and his young Italian nurse of a similarly uncertain birth. They lead us in their wake, from Rome to ...
Plot: french revolution, wig, bare breasts, candle, female nudity, singing, death, napoleon bonaparte, cemetery, actress playing multiple roles, male nudity, vatican ...
Time: 18th century
Place: paris france, venice, versailles
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Young Blades (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Young Blades is an historical fantasy television series that aired on PAX from January to June 2005, lasting only thirteen episodes before cancellation. Set in 17th century France, it followed the adventures of four Musketeers: ⁕d'Artagnan, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, realistic
Plot: musketeer, friendship, adventure, adventurer, corrupted ruler, daring rescue, vigilantism, escapades, romance, heroes, partners, rivalry ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france, europe
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 7.9
 45K
The Borgias (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA, Hungary, Ireland, Canada
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Set in 15th century Italy at the height of the Renaissance, The Borgias chronicles the corrupt rise of patriarch Rodrigo Borgia to the papacy, where he proceeds to commit every sin in the book to amass and retain power, influence and enormous wealth ...
Style: captivating, serious, clever, epic, realistic ...
Plot: clergy, intrigue, siblings relations, brother sister incest, historical character, manipulations, sin, priest, lust, strong sexual content, ambition, desire ...
Time: 15th century, 16th century
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
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The Daughter of D'Artagnan (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: It is 1654, in the South of France. When horsemen follow a runaway slave into the convent where he's taken sanctuary and kill both the fugitive and the Mother Superior, they little realise that one of the novices is the spirited daughter of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: musketeer, adventure, vengeance, heroic mission, fight, monastery, convent, righting the wronged, fighting the system, good versus evil, dishonesty, escapades ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: france, europe, paris france
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 5.2
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The Missing (1999)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia, Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When her child is missing an Australian mother calls for an priest from Italy she has not seen in years.
Plot: australian aboriginal, australian outback, cardinal the priest, investigation, police officer, vatican, long lost father, father daughter relationship, monsignor, murder, police, indigenous people ...
Place: australia
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Una vita scellerata (1990)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Italy, France, Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The story of Benvenuto Cellinin (1500 - 1571), a soldier and one of the most important craftsmen and artists of Renaissance Italy whose life was marked by many achievements and adventures, but also crimes.
Plot: sculpture, judge, italian history, pope, cardinal the priest, artist
Time: renaissance, 1500s, 16th century
Place: italy, florence
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 5.5
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Little Mother (1973)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: West Germany, Yugoslavia, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Marina Pinares, the wife of the president of a South American country, insists on being his vice-presidential running mate in the next election. She's no stranger to assassination to get what she wants, so some suspect she'll kill her own ...
Plot: torture, extramarital affair, swimming pool, feces, political prisoner, dying young, pimp, political activist, defloration, secret police, prostitution, adultery ...
Place: south america, eastern europe, yugoslavia, argentina, dungeon
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Karol: The Pope, The Man (2006)
Genre: Biography
Country: Italy, Poland, Canada
Duration: 155 min.
Story: This highly acclaimed feature film on Pope John Paul II was filmed on location in Italy and Poland. Focusing on the papacy of John Paul and the tremendous impact he had on the Church and the world, Karol: The Pope, The Man stars actor Piotr Adamczyk ...
Plot: assassination, catholic, soviet army, assassin, devotion, church, prison, prayer, priest, kgb, catholicism, operating room ...
Place: india, africa
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The Secret Mark of D'Artagnan (1962)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: D' Artagnan and Porthos received the order of Richelieu, which protrudes as a powerful figure of the French church, a plot against the King of France Louis XIII. uncover. Disguised as a monk enters D' Artagnan the Church, in which the ...
Plot: swordsman, fencing, violence, sword, duel, sword fight, adventurer, soldier, king, queen, cardinal the priest, musketeer ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france, paris france
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Il ritorno di Cagliostro (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the Sicily of the late 1940s, two brother sculptors, tired of selling madonnas to the local churches, finally realize their dream, and set up a Sicilian production company, thanks to the help of a local bishop. They start producing one box-office ...
Plot: surrealism, mafia, unhappy ending, cardinal the priest, flashback, director
Place: sicily
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Under the Roman Sky (2010)
Genre: Biography
Country: Italy, Germany
Duration: 200 min.
Story: Rome, 1943. The city is occupied by the Nazis. The lives of thousands of Jews are in danger, and in Vatican City, a neutral state within the borders of Rome, Pope Pius XII is struggling to save the city from hunger and destruction.
Plot: cardinal the priest, catholic, pope, catholic church, bishop, catholic priest, nun, priest, mother superior, monsignor
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 8.8
 5
Billionaire (2016)
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Duration: 102 min.
Story: It is a fairy tale, comedy, and drama that caricatures the global omnipresence of Western imagery and Hollywood pictures with humour and irony, without forgetting to make fun of itself, the illusion film, and the genre road movie.
Plot: mercedes, sex scene, bare breasts, cardinal the priest, gas station
Place: rome italy
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The Audience (1972)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Caustic satire on bureaucracy of the Vatican authority and a simple Italian who wants to achieve the audience with the Pope.
Plot: prince, perversion, power, cardinal the priest, maniac, riot, revolution, foreigner, hierarchy, surrealism, soldier, pneumonia ...
Place: rome italy, italy
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Pope John Paul II (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Italy, Poland, USA
Duration: 186 min.
Story: Following the death of his mother, Karol Wojtyla is brought up by his father in the Polish city of Krakow during the first half of the 20th century. When his homeland is invaded by the Nazis in 1939, he secretly opposes the systematic persecution of ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: pope, church, assassination attempt, bishop, clergy, tragic hero, leadership, rise to the top, human spirit, idealism, rebelliousness, heroic mission ...
Place: poland, europe
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 6.7
 422
Galileo (1975)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Challenged by a new student, tutor and theorist Galileo co-opts emerging telescope technology and discovers irrefutable proof of the heretical notion that the earth is not the center of the universe. But in a rigid society ruled by an uneasy ...
Style: serious, talky, realistic
Plot: church, science, pope, solar system, inquisition, fighting the system, politics, prodigy, inventions and discoveries, injustice, life is a bitch, society ...
Time: 17th century, 16th century
Place: england, europe
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The Da Vinci Treasure (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An anthropologist must unlock the code hidden in the works of Leonardo Da Vinci in order to find the greatest treasure ever, one that could change Christianity forever.
Style: serious, suspenseful
Plot: treasure hunt, investigation, uncover truth, adventure, riddles and clues, escapades, danger, rivalry, cave, document, leonardo da vinci, break in ...
Time: contemporary
Place: afghanistan, italy
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The Pope Must Diet (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A less-than-qualified and far-from-perfect priest is mistakenly named the new pope. As the pontiff, he must deal with Vatican corruption, the Mob and the reappearance of his old lover.
Style: alternative comedy, humorous, not serious, realistic, witty
Plot: priest, pope, comedy of errors, clergy, mistaken identity, vatican, religions or cults, dishonesty, society, disorder, gangsters, switching roles ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, italy
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 7.1
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Our Fathers (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: In the '80s, priests and especially the Father Geoghan arrested for sexual abuse of minors. Cardinal Law, also indicted, and the diocese was aware of the actions of these men of the church and was kept secret for years, until the victims decide ...
Style: serious, sincere, thought provoking, realistic
Plot: church, clergy, legal action, legal investigation, sexual harassment, sexual abuse, fighting the system, legal, society, dedicated lawyer, courtroom drama, social decay ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, europe, france, usa
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 7.1
 994
Perceval (1978)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance, War
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 140 min.
Story: The film chronicles Perceval's knighthood, maturation and eventual peerage amongst the Knights of the Round Table, and also contains brief episodes from the story of Gawain and the crucifixion of Christ.
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, sincere, epic
Plot: king arthur, knight, folk hero, obsessive quest, camelot, heroic mission, adventure, escapades, heroes, rescue, wooing, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
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