The Cardinal is a Film programme that first aired in 1963.

The Cardinal is a 3 star programme


The Cardinal (1963)

Directed by
Otto Preminger

From his ordination as a priest in 1917, Stephen Fermoyle rises through the church to become a cardinal on the eve of the outbreak of World War II. During the ceremony, he casts his mind back over the personal and professional conflicts of his life, including abortion, racism and the evil of Hitler.

Written by ,

Genre: Film

Running Time: 170 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1963

3/5 Stars

Production Country: USA

Filmed in Colour


Tom Tryon...Stephen Fermoyle
Carol Lynley...Mona Fermoyle/Regina Fermoyle
Dorothy Gish...Celia Fermoyle
Maggie McNamara...Florrie Fermoyle
Bill Hayes...Frank Fermoyle
Cameron Prud'Homme...Din Fermoyle
Image for Cecil KellawayCecil Kellaway...Monsignor Monaghan
Loring Smith...Cornelius J. Deegan
John Saxon...Benny Rampell
James Hickman...Father Lyons
Berenice Gahm...Mrs. Rampell
Image for John HustonJohn Huston...Cardinal Glennon
Jose Duvall...Ramon Gongaro
Peter MacLean...Father Callahan
Robert Morse...Bobby and His Adora-Belles