Lilies of the Field

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Lilies of the Field

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Lilies of the Field

Release Date: June 04, 1963

Year    :   1963
Slogan    :   «Sidney Poitier as the life-loving ex-GI who one day encounters five nuns escaped from beyond the Berlin Wall...»
Genres    :   Comedy, Drama
Production Companies    :   United Artists, Rainbow Productions
Director    :   Ralph Nelson
Producers    :   Ralph Nelson, J. Paul Popkin, Larry Hampton
Writers    :   James Poe, William E. Barrett
RunTime    :   94 mins.

An unemployed construction worker heading out west stops at a remote farm in the desert to get water when his car overheats. The farm is being worked by a group of East European Catholic nuns, headed by the strict mother superior, who believes the man has been sent by God to build a much needed church in the desert.

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