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Doubt (2008)  link to Doubt on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Number: 387

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IMDb Rating:
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7.5/10 (100806 votes)

Country: USA, 1h 44min

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Drama, Mystery

Director(s): John Patrick Shanley

Cast: Meryl Streep (as Sister Aloysius Beauvier), Philip Seymour Hoffman (as Father Brendan Flynn), Amy Adams (as Sister James), Viola Davis (as Mrs. Miller), Alice Drummond (as Sister Veronica)

Medium: Bluray,

Storyline: It's 1964, St. Nicholas in the Bronx. A charismatic priest, Father Flynn, is trying to upend the school's strict customs, which have long been fiercely guarded by Sister Aloysius Beauvier, the iron-gloved Principal who believes in the power of fear-based discipline. The winds of political change are sweeping through the community, and indeed, the school has just accepted its first black student, Donald Miller. But when Sister James, a hopeful innocent, shares with Sister Aloysius her guilt-inducing suspicion that Father Flynn is paying too much personal attention to Donald, Sister Aloysius sets off on a personal crusade to unearth the truth and to expunge Flynn from the school. Now, without a shard of proof besides her moral certainty, Sister Aloysius locks into a battle of wills with Father Flynn which threatens to tear apart the community with irrevocable consequences.

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 1.85:1