Léon Morin, Priest (French: Léon Morin, prêtre) is a film directed and scripted by Jean-Pierre Melville, and starring Jean-Paul Belmondo and Emmanuelle. Jean-Paul Belmondo delivers a subtly sensual performance in the hot-under-the- collar Léon Morin, Priest (Léon Morin, prêtre), directed by Jean-Pierre Melville.
A richly contemplative saga of grief, this is the tale of a young war widow who is helped to work through her doubts and bitterness by a young priest.
Jean-Paul Belmondo (Breathless) dons clerical robes and delivers a subtly sensual performance for the hot-under-the-collar Léon Morin, Priest, directed by. Léon Morin, Priest is based on an autobiographical book by a woman that might not have been the bodice ripper this film seems to be. Nonetheless, Jean-Pierre. The title may be Leon Morin, Priest, but Emmanuelle Riva is the heart and soul of Jean-Pierre Melville's potent World War II film about political.
In , one year after he appeared in "Breathless" () and two years after she appeared in "Hiroshima, Mon Amour," Jean-Paul Belmondo.
The atheist Barny decides to baptize her daughter to protect her and chooses priest Léon Morin to discuss with him themes related to religion and Catholicism .
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Léon Morin, Priest is not the most inviting title, and its wartime subject matter might also be off-putting, but Jean-Pierre Melville's quietly affecting.
(aka "The Forgiven Sinner" or "Leon Morin prete" or "Leon Morin, Priest") about a young woman falling in love with a handsome, radical young priest who's.
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Leon Morin, Priest summary of box office results, charts and release information and related links. Find great deals for Leon Morin, Priest (Blu-ray Disc, , Criterion Collection). Shop with confidence on eBay!. Melville was one of cinema's great modernists, a true French independent and forerunner to the New Wave. In Léon Morin, Priest, he took two actors associated .