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The Magdalene Sisters (2002) Poster

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Peter Mullan has remarked that the film was initially made because victims of Magdalene Asylums had no closure. They had not received any recognition, compensation, or apology, and many remained lifelong devout Catholics.
Former Magdalen Asylum inmate, Mary-Jo McDonagh, told director and writer Peter Mullan that the reality of the Magdalene Asylums was much worse than depicted in the film.
Crispina shouts the phrase, "You're not a man of God!" 27 times.
The film was "inspired by the documentary Sex in a Cold Climate (1998) produced and directed by Steve Humphries."
Vanessa Redgrave dropped out due to her mother's ill health and was replaced by Geraldine McEwan
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The film that the nuns and penitents watch is The Bells of St. Mary's (1945)

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