Most Popular "Nunhood" Titles
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1. The Sound of Music (1965)
G | 174 min | Biography, Drama, Family
A woman leaves an Austrian convent to become a governess to the children of a Naval officer widower.
4. Nude Nuns with Big Guns (2010)
Not Rated | 91 min | Action, Comedy, Thriller
Upon taking her vows to become a nun, Sister Sarah is abused, brainwashed and drugged into submission by the corrupt clergy.
5. The Song of Bernadette (1943)
Approved | 156 min | Biography, Drama
In 1858 France, Bernadette, an adolescent peasant girl, has a vision of "a beautiful lady" in the city dump. She never claims it to be anything other than this, but the townspeople all ... See full summary »
6. The Trouble with Angels (1966)
PG | 112 min | Comedy
Two high-spirited young students at St. Francis Academy For Girls keep things hopping for the challenged Mother Superior and her staff of bewildered Sisters.
7. The Nun's Story (1959)
Not Rated | 149 min | Drama
In 1930, in Belgium, Gabrielle van der Mal is the stubborn daughter of the prominent surgeon Dr. Pascin Van Der Mal that decides to leave her the upper-class family to enter to a convent, ... See full summary »
8. Green Dolphin Street (1947)
Approved | 141 min | Adventure, Romance, Drama
Sophie loved Edmund, but he left town when her parents forced her to marry wealthy Octavius. Years later, Edmund returns with his son, William. Sophie's daughter, Marguerite, and William ... See full summary »
9. The Miracle (1959)
121 min | Drama
During the Napoleonic era, in Spain, a young postulant falls in love with a handsome British soldier who is recovering with others of his regiment after being wounded. Before leaving, he ... See full summary »
10. Love Letters of a Portuguese Nun (1977)
80 min | Drama, Adventure, Horror
16-year-old Maria is forced into Serra D'Aires convent, secretly run by Satanists. Her confessor is in collusion with the Mother Superior. Maria is tortured, forced into sex with men, women... See full summary »
11. The Trapp Family (1956)
106 min | Family, Romance, Comedy
A novice nun, Maria, is sent to care for the unruly children of a weathy Baron. The Baron and Maria fall in love, Maria leaves the convent and they marry. Under Maria's guidance the family ... See full summary »
12. Angels of Sin (1943)
80 min | Drama
Rich young Anne-Marie thinks she has found her vocation when she joins a Dominican convent as a novice. The convent specialises in rehabilitating female prisoners, and Anne-Marie becomes ... See full summary »
14. In This House of Brede (1975 TV Movie)
105 min | Drama
A well-to-do London businesswoman gives up her comfortable life, including the man who loves her, to become a cloistered Benedictine nun.
15. Madness of the Heart (1949)
Approved | 91 min | Drama, Romance
Lydia Garth meets Paul de Vandiere, a French nobleman, but their romance is plagued by Lydia's complaint of recurring spells of blurred vision. Paul leaves for France, promising to return ... See full summary »
17. The White Sister (1923)
143 min | Drama, Romance
A young woman becomes a nun when she believes her sweetheart has been killed, but things get complicated when he returns alive.
18. Nobody's Children (1951)
105 min | Drama, Romance
The tragic love story between Guido, the owner of a marble quarry and Luisa, the humble daughter of one of his employees, ends up in her giving birth to a baby boy. Giulio's mother is ... See full summary »
21. La monja alférez (1944)
88 min | Action, Adventure, Drama
A 17th century woman, imprisoned for fighting in a bar, recounts her past to a priest. She tells of her father teaching her how to fence, of being sent to a convent by her aunt when her ... See full summary »
22. Encrucijada para una monja (1967)
GP | 100 min | Drama
During an uprising in the Belgian Congo, a convent of nuns are besieged and the Reverend Mother is killed and Sister Maria is raped. Returning to Belgium, Sister Maria finds out to her ... See full summary »
Writers: José Frade, Federico De Urrutia, Manuel Sebares, Víctor Auz, José Luis Hernández Marcos, Julio Buchs, Ugo Guerra, Ottavio Alessi | Director: Julio Buchs | Stars: Rosanna Schiaffino, John Richardson, Mara Cruz, Ángel Picazo
27. Reina santa (1947)
110 min | Adventure, Drama, History
A virtuous Spanish princess becomes Queen of Portugal, then troubled by social struggles and court intrigue. She negotiates a truce between the king's and his son's factions; and performs a... See full summary »
Writers: Tavares Alves, Aníbal Contreiras, Rafael Gil, Luna de Oliveira, Antonio Tudela | Directors: Henrique Campos, Aníbal Contreiras, Rafael Gil | Stars: Maruchi Fresno, Antonio Vilar, Luis Peña, Fernando Rey
28. Love of Perdition (1921)
184 min | Drama, Family, Romance
Simão loves Teresa whose father wants her to marry cousin Baltazar instead. The two lovers meet secretly; Baltazar pays a thug to kill his rival, and Simão is badly wounded. Teresa is ... See full summary »
30. Das Mirakel (I) (1912)
30 min | Short, Mystery
A young novice leaves the convent for a knight. Unlike the better-known 1959 film "The Miracle", this version is set in medieval times.
31. Cradle Song (1941)
86 min | Drama
Gregorio Martinez Sierra's classic play about nuns finding an abandoned baby girl, in a version directed by the author.
32. The Long Road (1911)
17 min | Short, Drama
Edith enters a convent after losing her fiancé to someone else. Years later, Edith finds him again, now poverty-stricken, and secretly helps his family.
33. Mulheres da Beira (1923)
74 min | Drama, Romance
Ana doesn't care for the pure love André devotes her, and turns her heart towards a noble man that is just lightly interested in her. Ana will experience the agony of being abandoned, and must contemplate the reclusion of a nun's life.
34. The Legend of Provence (1913)
A foundling is raised in a convent and becomes a nun there, until she falls in love with a wounded soldier under her care. When she leaves the convent, a statue of the Virgin Mary comes to ... See full summary »
Mary Tyler Moore (1970–1977)
Almost a Nun's Story
TV-PG | Comedy
Frustrated by Ted's errant ways, Georgette decides to live it up. And then she decides to become a nun.
The Golden Girls (1985–1992)
How Do You Solve a Problem Like Sophia?
TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, Drama
Sophia decides to become a nun to honor a friend who recently passed away.
ITV Sunday Night Drama (1959–1980)
Sister Dora: Part 1
147 min | Drama
Dora dreams of marrying the son of a local canon, but her dreams of marrying him are dashed by her controlling father. To quell the pain, Dora throws herself into the life of the Sisterhood... See full summary »
The Waltons (1971–1981)
Drama, Family, Romance
A cousin of the Baldwin sisters visits. She is preparing to be a nun. Jim-Bob falls for her. Ben hires someone to help at the mill. Turns out he is an alcoholic and causes more problems than he helps.