The misadventures of a nun who can fly and her convent and neighbours.
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 Sister Jacqueline 80 episodes, 1967-1970
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 Reverend Mother Superior Placido / ... 77 episodes, 1967-1970
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 Sister Sixto 56 episodes, 1967-1970
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The large headgear on 90-pound novice Sister Bertrille, of the convent San Tanco in Puerto Rico, enables her to fly in any stiff breeze. Her gift enables her to aid others, whether they wish it or not. Written by Ed Stephan <stephan@cc.wwu.edu>

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7 September 1967 (USA)  »

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La novicia voladora  »

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Sister Jacqueline was a file clerk for an advertising firm before she became a nun. See more »

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In the opening credits when Sister Bertrille is being dragged along by a fog a wire can be seen holding her up. See more »

Quotes

Sister Bertrille: Could you please help? I'll give you five percent of the profit!
Carlos Ramirez: Sister Bertrille... Five per cent of nothing is *still* nothing!!
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Still fun
4 November 2003 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

This series was cute and funny during its original run -- but I was a kid going to Catholic school and maybe I was biased. But watching it now on TVLand, it's amazing that it still works. I think it's very nicely photographed, the music is wonderful, and probably the main thing is, that while it doesn't present a realistic portrayal of most of Latin America, it really doesn't talk down to or stereotype the characters either. So what if they all speak such magnificent English????


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