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The Gospel According to Vic (1986)
"Heavenly Pursuits" (original title)

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Vic Mathews teaches a remedial class at the Blessed Edith Semple School in Scotland. Some at the school are trying to discover the two more miracles that would promote the late Edith Semple... See full summary »

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Cast

Credited cast:
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Vic Mathews
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Ruth Chancellor
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Jeff Jeffries
Brian Pettifer ...
Father Cobb
Jennifer Black ...
Sister
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Dave Anderson ...
Headmaster
Moica Brady ...
Radiologist
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Stevie Deans
Tom Busby ...
Brusse
Juliet Cadzow ...
Woman Teacher
Doreen Cameron ...
Nurse
Robert W. Carr ...
Night Editor
Fiona Chalmers ...
Child in Vic's Class
Margo Croan ...
Woman at Bus Stop
Jake D'Arcy ...
Wee Man in Bar
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Vic Mathews teaches a remedial class at the Blessed Edith Semple School in Scotland. Some at the school are trying to discover the two more miracles that would promote the late Edith Semple to sainthood; Mathews, a non-believer, wishes the school would concentrate on teaching the children. He becomes confused, however, when he is involved in possibly miraculous events himself! Written by George S. Davis

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13 March 1987 (Ireland)  »

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The Gospel According to Vic  »

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Feature film debut of Ewen Bremner. See more »

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A Smaller Conti Miracle
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I enjoy movies with British settings. While I prefer SAVING GRACE to this movie this one is more believable. Conti has a way of linking the ordinary with the extraordinary which gives the movie realism and depth. I would like to see it again but I lent this video out to someone several years ago and can't remember who!


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