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Sister Mary Explains It All (2001)

A bigoted, fanatical nun comes face to face with the lives she ruined through her teachings when a quartet of her traumatized former students return to perform at her Christmas Eve church lecture.

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Sister Mary Ignatius
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Gary Sullivan
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Aloysius Benheim
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Angela DiMarco
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Philomena Rostovich
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Thomas
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Skeptical Husband
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Bitter Divorcee
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Cynthia Johnson
Jon Davey ...
Tony Cardonelli
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Deaf Woman
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Skeptical Husband's Wife
B.J. Woodbury ...
Truck Driver
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Mrs. Cardonelli
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Attractive Man #2
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A bigoted, fanatical nun comes face to face with the lives she ruined through her teachings when a quartet of her traumatized former students return to perform at her Christmas Eve church lecture.

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28 May 2001 (USA)  »

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Et dieu créa soeur Mary  »

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In this movie version of Durang's play, Laura San Giacomo's character's name is Angela DiMarco. However, in the play that character's name is Diane Symonds. See more »

Quotes

Thomas: [Reading questions from the audience] If God is all-powerful, then why is there evil?
[Shrugs and moves on to the next question]
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Ain't Lookin' For Love
Written by: Scott Nickoley and Jamie Dunlap
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I loved this movie, Diane Keaton is incredible as usual
14 May 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I'm not even Catholic and I found this movie to be a riot in every way. The shocking ending is just that, shocking and meant to be that. The people that don't like this movie are watching it for the wrong reasons anyway. Watch it for what its meant to be, shocking humor and stop looking for the deep. Sister Mary Explains it all, simple as that. No more! No less!!! The actors are incredible and not even being Catholic I got the humor. I've recommended this to all my friends and family. Everyone that's seen it loved it. I think its going to end up being another cult classic. I'm actually looking for a copy to purchase. It's not available on Netflix as yet.


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