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The Good Shepherd -- CHRISTIAN SLATER plays a worldly and urbane priest who is forced to challenge his comfortable existence as an ecclesiastical spin-doctor when he comes to believe in the innocence of a young priest accused of murder...

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Director:
Writer:
Brad Mirman (written by)
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Tagline:
The truth will test his faith to the limit.
Plot:
CHRISTIAN SLATER plays a worldly and urbane priest who is forced to challenge his comfortable existence... See more » | Add synopsis »
Awards:
2 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
Heart pounding and suspenseful See more (11 total) »

Cast

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Christian Slater ... Daniel Clemens

Molly Parker ... Madeline Finney

Stephen Rea ... McCaran

Gordon Pinsent ... Cardinal Ledesna
Nancy Beatty ... Lucy Gallagher
Von Flores ... Father Andrews
Daniel Kash ... Jeffrey Altman

Alex Paxton-Beesley ... Monica
Jordan Hughes ... Cameron
Roman Podhora ... Detective Sherman

Shawn Lawrence ... Bishop Sorano
Colin Glazer ... Monsignor Hummel

Joan Gregson ... Mrs. Donelly

Kyra Harper ... Mrs. Andrews

Duane Murray ... James
Tim Progosh ... Phillip Patterson
Gary Brennan ... Grey Hair
James Dallas Smith ... Eric Halloran
Vanessa MacDonald ... Female Police Officer

Renee Percy ... Godmother
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Directed by
Lewin Webb 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Brad Mirman  written by

Produced by
John Flock .... executive producer
Gary Howsam .... producer
Paul Jennison .... associate producer
Christopher Lambert .... executive producer
Richard Watson .... co-executive producer
Lewin Webb .... co-producer
 
Original Music by
Gary Koftinoff 
 
Cinematography by
Curtis Petersen (director of photography) (as Curtis J. Petersen)
 
Film Editing by
Nick Rotundo 
 
Casting by
Dean E. Fronk 
Donald Paul Pemrick 
 
Production Design by
Evan Webber 
 
Set Decoration by
Liesl Deslauriers 
 
Costume Design by
Diana Irwin 
 
Makeup Department
Jenny Arbour .... assistant hair stylist (as Jenny Arbour-Fifield)
Jessica Carter .... assistant makeup artist
Traci Loader .... makeup department head
Leanne Morrison .... key hair stylist (as Leanne Morrison-Freed)
 
Production Management
Kate Harrison .... production supervisor
Lisa Kalushner .... post-production supervisor
Paul Spike Lees .... production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
John Jay Hebert .... second assistant director (as John J. Hebert)
Karl Jason .... first assistant director
Andrew McNeill .... trainee assistant director
Barry Newton .... second unit director
Kim Palmen .... trainee assistant director
Effy Papadopoulos .... third assistant director
 
Art Department
Damian D'Aguilar .... assistant property master
Deirdre Dodds .... lead set decorator
Jennifer Heimpel .... assistant art director
Carl Heinz-Brown .... lead carpenter
Matthew Howlett .... lead set decorator
Jason Lunn .... set dresser
Max MacDonald .... construction coordinator
Max MacDonald .... property master
Liz Parker .... on-set dresser (as Elizabeth Parker)
Stephen Travis .... on-set dresser
 
Sound Department
Kathy Choi .... assistant sound editor
Roderick Deogrades .... foley assistant (as Rod Deogrades)
John Dykstra .... foley engineer
John Gare .... sound re-recording mixer
Barry Gilmore .... adr editor
Janice Ierulli .... dialogue editor
Thomas Kodros .... stereo sound consultant: Dolby (as Tom Kodros)
Sid Lieberman .... foley artist
Stephen Marian .... sound mixer (as Steve Marian)
Paul McGlashan .... boom operator
Cailey Milito .... foley assistant
Roger Morris .... adr mixer
Jane Tattersall .... sound effects editor
Paul Williamson .... sound re-recording mixer
 
Special Effects by
Randy Daudlin .... special effects technician
Max Macdonald .... special effects coordinator
Mike Murawsky .... special effects technician
 
Stunts
Leigh Bianco .... stunts
Shane Cardwell .... stunt coordinator
Wayne Downer .... stunts
Danny Lima .... stunts
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Paul Begin .... first assistant camera
Gyorgy Darvas .... camera trainee
Filip Dobosz .... second assistant camera
Tyson Erb .... lamp operator
Charles A. Gould .... key grip (as Charles Gould)
Frank Hardin .... generator operator
Ananda Ishiuri .... electrician
Kim Kroonenburg .... camera technician
Ronald Maltais .... best boy electric (as Ron Maltais)
David McNeil .... gaffer (as Dave McNeil)
Barry Newton .... first assistant camera
Barry Newton .... second unit: director of photography
Dana Perry .... key grip
Curtis Petersen .... camera operator (as Curtis J. Petersen)
Carol Racicot .... still photographer
Dave Sansford .... generator operator
Joe Sutor .... electrician
John Tennant .... best boy grip
 
Casting Department
Jan Harpes .... extras casting
Marjorie Lecker .... casting: Canada
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Paul Breckenridge .... second wardrobe assistant
Richard Ryder .... assistant wardrobe stylist
Soo Luen Tom .... wardrobe assistant
 
Editorial Department
Peter Cameron .... negative cutter
Joscelyn Goode .... color timer
Chuck Kahn .... first assistant editor
Deanna Strong .... post-production coordinator
 
Transportation Department
Karl Brown .... transportation
Robert Carter .... driver
Greg McGrath .... transportation captain
Elsa Scruton .... transportation coordinator (as Elsa 'Dee-Dee' Scruton)
Chris Taylor .... driver
 
Other crew
Aaron Barnett .... electronic press kit
Eric Beldowski .... production coordinator
Rebekah Boisvert .... continuity
Karl Brown .... set mechanic
Pauline Burt .... risk manager
Amanda Cameron .... assistant production coordinator
Judith Cogan-Andrews .... business affairs manager
Phil Delvecchio .... stand-in
Wendy Eaman .... assistant location manager
Claude Forest .... insurance broker
Trina Hickey .... associate to producer
Paul Jennison .... production accountant
Filomena Jolic .... production assistant
Diane Kornaros .... post-production accountant
David O'Neill .... location production assistant
Neil Olsen .... first assistant accountant
John Ricci .... security officer
Barbara Sacks .... accountant
Adam Santangelo .... production assistant
Dan Sudek .... stand-in
Richard 'Yawd' Sylvester .... craft service
Charles Taylor .... armorer
Soo Luen Tom .... truck supervisor
Antoinette van Speyk .... script supervisor
Beverly Warren .... unit publicist
Ron White .... production office assistant
Michael Yankovitch .... location manager (as Michael Yankovich)
Igor Zambeli .... location production assistant (as Igor Zambelli)
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"The Confessor" - USA (DVD title)
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MPAA:
Rated PG-13 for some violence, thematic elements and brief drug content
Runtime:
Argentina:90 min | Canada:91 min
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Aspect Ratio:
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7 out of 16 people found the following review useful.
Heart pounding and suspenseful, 7 April 2006
Author: ekrilova from United States

I'm a fan of Christian Slater and was pleasantly surprised to find this movie to be entertaining, fast-moving, and incredibly suspenseful. At the beginning the plot seems boring and contrived, but the great directing, decent acting, and wonderful cinematography brings this movie into "I was very entertained" level. I really liked the London location with the Winter setting, as well as the other on location settings that made the film more authentic. There were some parts that seemed very unbelievable, but it didn't distract from the quality of the film. Also, would of liked to see more romance between Daniel and the reporter, his former lover/girlfriend. Overall great movie to see on a rainy day or weeknight.

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