Convent school movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant convent school movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, emotional, suspense and scary films and TV shows about / with convent school, nun, catholic school, priest, catholic, youth, family relations, catholic priest, mother superior and society plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Horror genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as convent school: Don't Deliver Us from Evil (1971), The Magdalene Sisters (2002), Evelyn (2002), Bluebeard (2009), The Little Nuns (1963), The Countess Died of Laughter (1973), The Mighty Macs (2009), The Nasty Girl (1990), Sacred Hearts (1984), Krakatoa: East of Java (1968).

List of convent school movies

Don't Deliver Us from Evil (1971)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Anne and Lore, neighbors and best friends, barely into their teens, board at a convent school where they have taken a vow to sin and to serve Satan. Anne keeps a secret diary, they read a salacious novel, they get a classmate in trouble, they spy on ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, realistic, scary, serious ...
Plot: satanism, seduction, convent school, murder, convent, coming of age, nun, curses spells and rituals, school, investigation, deadly, serial killer ...
Time: 70s
Place: france, europe
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The Magdalene Sisters (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Four women are given into the custody of the Magdalene sisterhood asylum to correct their sinful behavior: Crispina and Rose have given birth to a premarital child, Margaret got raped by her cousin and the orphan Bernadette had been repeatedly ...
Style: bleak, brutal, suspense, disturbing, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: nun, convent, sexual harassment, punishment, sin, life is a bitch, society, violence against women, sexual abuse, human spirit, corporal punishment, mercilessness ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1964
Place: ireland, europe, latin america
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 7.0
 6K
Evelyn (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Germany, Ireland, UK, Netherlands
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Desmond Doyle is devastated when his wife abandons their family on the day after Christmas. His unemployment and the fact that there is no woman in the house to care for the children, Evelyn, Dermot and Maurice, make it clear to the authorities that ...
Style: sentimental, emotional, sincere, touching, intense ...
Plot: unemployment, family problems, parents and children, against the odds, separated, fighting the system, court, convent school, mercy, custody, priest, church ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s, year 1953
Place: ireland, europe, sydney australia, scotland, australia ...
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 6.3
 1K
Bluebeard (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An adaptation of the classic tale of a wealthy aristocrat with a blue beard.
Style: fairy tale, serious, tense, surreal, atmospheric ...
Plot: convent, serial killer, family relations, gender, innocence lost, siblings relations, feminism, couple relations, mysterious place, palaces castles and temples, couples, battle of the sexes ...
Time: contemporary, 16th century, 21st century
Place: europe, france
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The Little Nuns (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two nuns come to Rome to protest to an airline about its jet planes which have been flying over their convent school, disrupting teaching of the little orphans who study there and damaging the ancient fresco of their patron saint through sound ...
Plot: convent school, catholic school, nun, orphan, convent, mother superior, catholic orphanage, nuns
Place: rome italy
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The Countess Died of Laughter (1973)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A man goes to a convent with exciting news, one of the nuns is an heir to a fortune! The man causes the nuns to become obsessed with him as he tries to find the right heir.
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: monk, mother superior, priest, convent school, nun, inheritance, female nudity, sex, catholic school, sexploitation, catholic schoolgirl
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The Mighty Macs (2009)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In the early 70s, Cathy Rush becomes the head basketball coach at a tiny, all-girls Catholic college. Though her team has no gym and no uniforms -- and the school itself is in danger of being sold -- Coach Rush looks to steer her girls to their ...
Style: uplifting, realistic, emotional, sincere, serious
Plot: mother superior, college, catholic school, sport, against the odds, human spirit, hopes, contests and competitions, ambition, athlete and trainer, feminism, basketball ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, philadelphia, pennsylvania, united states
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The Nasty Girl (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, War
Country: West Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a young woman investigates her town's Nazi past, the community turns against her.
Style: realistic, witty, serious, biting, captivating ...
Plot: haunted by the past, archive, holocaust, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, war crime, uncover truth, wartime life, human nature, introspection, sexual content, profanity ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: bavaria, germany, europe, paris france, southern germany ...
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Sacred Hearts (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A tough nun (Anna Massey) demands belief and obedience from convent schoolgirls (Katrin Cartlidge, Oona Kirsch) in World War II England.
Plot: convent school, catholic school, mini dress, evil nun, catholic priest, nun, pubic hair, priest
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Krakatoa: East of Java (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: A team of maritime salvage workers are about to embark on a recovery dive. However the 1883 Krakatoa Volcano eruption provides more pressing problems.
Style: disaster movie, serious, suspenseful, tense, epic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: catastrophe, ship, tsunami, rescue, volcano, survival, forces of nature, heroic mission, treasure hunt, parents and children, island, conspiracy ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1880s
Place: southeast asia, asia, indonesia
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The Nude Restaurant (1967)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: At a New York City restaurant, the patrons are men, nude but for a G-string, waited on by one woman, also clad in a G-string (played by Viva) and a G-bestringed (bestrung?) waiter.
Style: cinema verite
Plot: sex with a priest, amputee, anti war protest, fashion model, flirting, restaurant, hippie, singing, kissing, vietnam war, father daughter relationship, catholicism ...
Place: new york, cuba
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A Time for Miracles (1980)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Elizabeth Bayley Seton, America's first native-born saint and founder of the Sisters of Charity, is the subject of this inspiring biopic. After the tragic death of her husband, Seton converts to Catholicism. Once again, she suffers terrible ...
Plot: convent school, priest, catholic, catholicism, catholic school, mansion, religion, saint, bishop, convent, church, nun ...
Time: 18th century
Place: new york
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Christmas Lilies of the Field (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Sometime after the events in 'Lilies of the Field' (1963) Homer Smith returns to the Church he helped build to find the nuns have taken in a group of homeless children.
Plot: christmas, chapel, church, catholic orphanage, abbess, convent, priest, catholic priest, catholic, mother superior, nun, catholic school ...
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Miracle at Moreaux (1985)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 58 min.
Story: Drama - On a December night in 1943, three Jewish children escape from Nazi-occupied France and are given refuge by Sister Gabrielle at a Catholic school in which the gentile students must face their fears about harboring Jews from the Nazis. As the ...
Plot: escape, nazis, children, convent school, border crossing, mute child, catholic, sibling, anti semitism, world war two, mute, hanukkah ...
Time: year 1943
Place: france
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The Trouble with Angels (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Coming of age story for two girls, Mary Clancy and Rachel Devery, who find themselves as students at the St. Francis Academy, a catholic boarding school for girls. The story spans three years and follows the girls and their many pranks including ...
Style: touching, humorous, feel good, realistic, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: coming of age, friendship, school, prank, nun, convent, family, high school, orphan, angel, power relations, disorder ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 70s
Place: california
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Where Angels Go Trouble Follows! (1968)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Where Angels Go, Trouble Follows (1968) is a movie comedy starring Rosalind Russell and Stella Stevens. The film is a sequel to The Trouble with Angels (1966) and was written by Blanche Hanalis from a story by Jane Trahey, and directed by James ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, road movie
Audience: date night, family outing
Plot: bus, convent, bishop, boarding school, catholic, mother superior, nun, religions or cults, social relations, power relations, disorder, family relations ...
Time: 60s
Place: usa, california
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Satan Never Sleeps (1962)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A priest (William Holden) arrives at a mission-post in China accompanied by a young native girl who has joined him along the way. His job is to relieve the existing priest (Clifton Webb), who is now too old and weak to continue with the upkeep of ...
Plot: church, priest, nun, convent school, catholic church, catholic school, missionary, nun's habit, catholic priest
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Yours, Mine and Ours (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: When a widower with 10 children marries a widow with 8, can the 20 of them ever come together as one big happy family?
Style: sentimental, touching, humorous, feel good, light ...
Audience: family outing, date night, kids, teens
Plot: children, family life, adoption, sisters, love and romance, siblings relations, couple relations, fall in love, single parent, childhood, doctors, marriage ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: san francisco
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Stealing Heaven (1988)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, Yugoslavia
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Abelard, a famous teacher of philosophy at the cathedral school of Notre Dame, falls in love with one of his students, Héloïse d'Argenteuil. A sixteen-year old girl raised in a convent, Héloïse has an intellectual curiosity and rebels ...
Style: sexual, erotic, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: nun, celibacy, convent, pregnancy, theology, medieval, fall in love, love and romance, couples, tragic love, power relations, religions or cults ...
Time: 12th century, middle ages
Place: france, paris france, europe
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 8.0
 195K
Rosemary's Baby (1968)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A young couple moves into an infamous New York apartment building to start a family. Things become frightening as Rosemary begins to suspect her unborn baby isn't safe around their strange neighbors.
Style: surreal, psychological, gothic, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: satanic cult, losing-it hero, mystery, devil, mind game, woman in danger, pregnancy, demonic possession, supernatural, witch, dreams, deal with the devil ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, manhattan, new york city
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 5.5
 29K
Problem Child (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Ben Healy (John Ritter) and his social climbing wife Flo adopt Junior a fun-loving seven year old. But they soon discover he's a little monster as he turns a camping trip, a birthday party and even a baseball game into comic nightmares. But is ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, feel good, funny, idiotic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: mischievous children, adoption, disorder, troublemaker, kidnapping, parents and children, brat, best friends, friends, spoiled brat, orphanage, farce ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: usa
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Omen IV: The Awakening (1991)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Damien Thorn is dead, but his prophecy is reborn in a girl named Delia, who is adopted by two attorneys, Gene & Karen York. When Karen realises her baby was born under suspicious circumstances, she hires a private investigator to find ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, surprise ending ...
Plot: supernatural, good versus evil, adoption, twins, devil, rivalry, life is a bitch, supernatural ability, mystery, deadly, conspiracy, religions or cults ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, new york
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 6.7
 14K
Mommie Dearest (1981)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: In this biographical film, glamorous yet lonely star Joan Crawford takes in two orphans, and at first their unconventional family seems happy. But after Joan's attempts at romantic fulfillment go sour and she is fired from her contract with MGM ...
Style: disturbing, tense, serious, realistic, emotional ...
Audience: teens
Plot: abusive mother, adoption, mansion, family problems, family relations, single parent, life is a bitch, rebelliousness, juvenile delinquency, youth, parents and children, mentally unstable ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 1940s, 60s, 50s ...
Place: usa, new york, los angeles
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 4.0
 3K
The Nun (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain, UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A group of catholic school girls are victimized by a sadistic and jealous nun, "Sister Ursula". The girls drown the nun in a pool of "holy" water. Eighteen years later circumstances arise in which the nuns spirit is released to ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, bleak, rough ...
Plot: evil nun, ghost, violence, ritual murder, vengeance, supernatural ability, deadly, supernatural, danger, boarding school, haunted by the past, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary
Place: barcelona, europe, spain, barcelona spain
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Alice Sweet Alice (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Alice is a withdrawn 12-year-old who lives with her mother and her younger sister, Karen, who gets most of the attention from her mother, leaving Alice out of the spotlight. But when Karen is found brutally murdered in a church, suspicions start to ...
Style: psychotronic, disturbing, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric ...
Plot: slasher, serial killer, murder, psychopath, gory, mystery killer, creep, investigation, mystery, crimes, mind game, crime ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1961
Place: new jersey, usa
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 6.1
 1K
Bruno (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The story of a unique young boy genius, Bruno, whose expression of his own individuality leads his family and community along an emotional journey.
Style: touching, realistic, emotional, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, friendship, youth, parents and children, family life, coming of age, family problems, prodigy, hopes, society, eccentric family, pursuit ...
Time: 90s
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Brides of Christ (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia, UK, Ireland
TV show
Story: Diane, a young woman growing up in Australia in the mid 1960s, walks away from her fiancé to join a convent after being sure she has a calling to the faith. The Catholic Church and its followers are struggling with huge changes. The Pope has died, ...
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, touching, emotional
Plot: nun, convent, bishop, abortion, clergy, rebelliousness, teachers and students, love affair, moral dilemma, introspection, self discovery, innocence lost ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: australia
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 6.9
 190
Bernadette (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland, France, Luxembourg
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Evocation of the life of Bernadette Soubirous, the eldest of four children, who, at the age of fifteen, experiences the Virgin Mary appearing to her at the Massabielle grotto near Lourdes. Or in her own words, "a lady dressed in white, more ...
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, touching, emotional ...
Plot: asthma, life is a bitch, hopes, village life, human spirit, unemployment, miraculous event, doctors and patients, mental institution, society, investigation, youth ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s
Place: france, australia
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The Flying Nun (1967)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Flying Nun is an American sitcom produced by Screen Gems for ABC based on the 1965 book The Fifteenth Pelican, by Tere Rios. It starred Sally Field as Sister Bertrille. The series originally ran on ABC from September 7, 1967, to April 3, 1970, ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious
Plot: convent, nun, priest, catholic orphanage, catholic, mother superior, catholic school, newcomer, novice, clergy, hidden identity, against the rules ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century
Place: puerto rico, latin america
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 5.8
 6K
Audrey Rose (1977)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A man is convinced that a young girl is the reincarnation of his own daughter Audrey Rose, who died in a fiery car accident, along with his wife, two minutes before the girl was born.
Style: psychological, scary, serious, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: afterlife, family relations, betrayal, obsession, nightmare, stranger, supernatural, reincarnation, love and romance, couple relations, hypnosis, loss of daughter ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: india, new york, asia, usa, manhattan new york city
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