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The Magdalene Sisters

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Anne-Marie Duff, Nora-Jane Noone, ...

The Magdalene Sisters

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
runtime:
119 minutes
Limited Release Date:
08/01/03
performer:
Anne-Marie Duff, Dorothy Duffy, Nora-Jane Noone, Geraldine McEwan, Eileen Walsh
director:
Peter Mullan
distributor:
Miramax
author:
Peter Mullan
genre:
Drama

We gave it an A

In the mid-1960s, a group of Irish Catholic women are interned at a convent/labor camp for their perceived sins of the flesh. Actor-director Peter Mullan’s fact-based drama caused controversy — and won awards — at 2002’s Toronto and Venice film festivals.