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Madre Teresa (2003)

TV Movie  -   -  Biography | Drama  -  19 October 2003 (Italy)
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Virginia / Agnese
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Van Exem
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Perier
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Anna
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Drana Boiaxhiu
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Julie
Carlo Cartier ...
Surgeon
Azzurra Antonacci ...
Gonxha - 18 years old
Guido Roncalli ...
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Logan
Tom Alter ...
Forster (as Thomas Beach Alter)
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Mother Teresa - the movie: the inspirational portrayal of Mother Teresa, a simple nun who became one of the most significant personalities of the 20th Century. Armed with a faith that could move mountains, Mother Teresa followed her calling to help the poor, the lepers, the dying and the abandoned children in the slums of Calcutta, challenging many authorities - including the church - along the way. Written by Con Dios Entertainment

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Her heart found the forgotten, her faith found a way.

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Madre Teresa de Calcutá  »

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$15,000,000 (estimated)
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Powerful Film
12 August 2006 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

Olivia Hussey has done a great job portraying Mother Teresa in this biopic. Her voice and mannerisms match those that Mother Teresa had. The production values are top notch. The DVD looks excellent on HDTV and the sound track is well scored. Though it wasn't actually filmed in Calcutta - the Shri Lankan locations used have a similar feel and atmosphere. The story focuses on Mother Teresa's struggle with the church leadership to move out to work with the poorest of the poor. A first for a nun - in a city like Calcutta. It deals with her motivation, not in a preachy way. I was moved to tears a couple of times while watching ... felt that the production as a whole was powerful and moving.


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