Approved | | Drama, History, War
A young Catholic priest from Boston confronts bigotry, Nazism, and his own personal conflicts as he rises to the office of cardinal.
Final film of Maggie McNamara.
We've never had a priest working with the Mafia before. But I suppose you made some interesting contacts in Rome.
Stephen Fermoyle: I had no choice, Your Eminence. I had to work my way through the seminary by selling opium in St. Peter's Square.
Cardinal Glennon: You're not afraid of me.
At 2:29:15 in the film, an Austrian banker -a suicide- is buried in hallowed ground, a scene set in the early-1940's. Until 1962 such burials were strictly forbidden for suicides.
English, German, Latin