Body & Soul (1993)

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A nun, played by Kristin Scott Thomas, leaves the convent temporarily to help save her family knitting mill from bankruptcy following the death of her brother. Outside the convent she ... See full summary »

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 Rene (5 episodes, 1993)
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 Sylvie (5 episodes, 1993)
Olive Pendleton ...
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 Sister Rosalie (5 episodes, 1993)
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 Linda (5 episodes, 1993)
Joanna Swain ...
 Doris (5 episodes, 1993)
Joshua Smith ...
 Jamie Gibson (5 episodes, 1993)
Olga Grahame ...
 Dawn (5 episodes, 1993)
Eileen Davies ...
 Sister Julian (4 episodes, 1993)
Caroline O'Neill ...
 Leila (4 episodes, 1993)
John Bowe ...
 Daniel Stern (3 episodes, 1993)
Patrick Allen ...
 Walter Street (3 episodes, 1993)
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 Terry Singh (3 episodes, 1993)
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A nun, played by Kristin Scott Thomas, leaves the convent temporarily to help save her family knitting mill from bankruptcy following the death of her brother. Outside the convent she becomes a fairly shrewd businesswoman and feels attracted to one of the men who work at the mill, and thus begins to feel conflict about her religious vows. Written by Anonymous

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You have to live through this movie
10 May 2005 | by (Netherlands) – See all my reviews

Once again, I am disappointed how little people have seen this marvelous film. I think it is because the main character is a nun. And how attractive is that? But aren't you interested about the story of a smart, modern woman, who chooses to flee in a convent? And don't you want to know what happens if she has to leave?

I must say it is the best role I saw Kristin Scott Thomas play ever. You really feel why she makes her decisions. Only by acting, without spelling it out, this movie makes you understand the behaving of several people. And that is real Art.

It's one of the movies you will be thinking of for days. And every time you see Kristin, or hear someone talk about her, you relive the moments this movie showed you.


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