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Father James Lavelle (Character)
from Calvary (2014)

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Calvary -- Brendan Gleeson delivers "a truly sensational performance" (Total Film) as an Irish priest threatened by a mysterious parishioner in this darkly comic tale of murder and morality.
Calvary -- Father James is a good priest who is faced with sinister and troubling circumstances brought about by a mysterious member of his parish. Although he continues to comfort his own fragile daughter and reach out to help members of his church with their various scurrilous moral—and often comic—problems, he feels sinister forces closing in, and begins to wonder if he will have the courage to face his own personal Calvary.
Calvary -- Clip: This Is My Daughter Fiona
Calvary -- Featurette: A Matter of Faith
Calvary -- From the director of The Guard comes a blackly comic thriller about Brendan Gleeson's Father James who is told he will be shot in 7 days.

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  1. Calvary (2014) Played by Brendan Gleeson (as Father James)

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From Calvary (2014)
Father James Lavelle: I think there's too much talk about sins and not enough about virtues.
Fiona Lavelle: What would be your number one?
Father James Lavelle: I think forgiveness has been highly underrated.
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