15 certificateThe Nun's Story is a Film programme that first aired in 1959 and has been classified a 15 certificate.

The Nun's Story is a 4 star programme

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The Nun's Story (1959)

Directed by
Fred Zinnemann

Sister Luke is the postulant of a Belgian order of nuns. Though frequently disillusioned in her efforts to spread good will -- at one point she is nearly killed by a mental patient -- Sister Luke perseveres. She is sent as a nurse to the Belgian Congo, an assignment she'd been hoping for.

Written by ,

Genre: Film

Running Time: 140 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1959

4/5 Stars

Classification: 15 Certificate

Production Country: USA

Filmed in Colour


Image for Audrey HepburnAudrey Hepburn...Sister Luke
Image for Peter FinchPeter Finch...Dr. Fortunati
Edith Evans...Rev. Mother Emmanuel
Image for Peggy AshcroftPeggy Ashcroft...Mother Mathilde
Dean Jagger...Dr. Van Der Mal
Mildred Dunnock...Sister Margharita
Beatrice Straight...Mother Christophe
Patricia Collinge...Sister William
Rosalie Crutchley...Sister Eleanor
Ruth White...Mother Marcella
Barbara O'Neil...Mother Didyma
Margaret Phillips...Sister Pauline
Patricia Bosworth...Simone
Colleen Dewhurst...Archangel Gabriel - Sanatorium
Stephen Murray...Chaplain - Father Andre