Located atop a hill in old San Juan, Puerto Rico, the Convent San Tanco is populated by, among others, the stern and traditional Reverend Mother Superior Placido, straightforward Sister ... See full summary »

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Marge Redmond ...
Madeleine Sherwood ...
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Stanley Beck ...
Guard
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Sister Teresa
Linda Dangcil ...
Sister Ana
Serena Sande ...
Sister Marguerita
Dennis Cooney ...
Lt. Carmichael
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Captain Dominic Lopez
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Dick Balduzzi ...
Korman
Jean Marie Ingels ...
Maria (as Jean Marie)
Lois Jewell ...
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Located atop a hill in old San Juan, Puerto Rico, the Convent San Tanco is populated by, among others, the stern and traditional Reverend Mother Superior Placido, straightforward Sister Jacqueline, English-challenged Sister Sixto who is always mixing her English slang around, young innocent novice Sister Ana, Sister Teresa and Sister Marguerita. The convent is an old, beautiful building but is showing its age and is need of major repairs - as is everything the sisters own - money for which the sisters do not have. Into their world enters Sister Bertrille, a new novice from New York, who is to teach kindergarten. Sister Bertrille is an ex-surfer girl hippie with tons of enthusiasm who will go to any means to achieve what she wants and what she thinks the convent needs. This includes striking up a friendship with local entrepreneur and playboy, Carlos Ramirez, the owner of the Carlos A-Go Go Discotheque and Casino in San Juan. Carlos own a piece of property that would be perfect for a ... Written by Huggo

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7 September 1967 (USA)  »

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Pilot for the television series The Flying Nun (1967) starring Sally Field. See more »

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A postulant entering a new convent would not be already in her religious garb, and her name in religion, in this instance Sr Bertrille, would only be taken after the taking of her vows. See more »

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Felicidad
Written by Dominic Frontiere and Diane Hildebrand
Performed by Sally Field
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