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Habemus Papam (2011)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Drama | 15 April 2011 (Italy)
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A story centered on the relationship between the newly elected Pope and his therapist.

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At the Vatican, following the demise of the Pope, the conclave to elect his successor settles on Cardinal Melville. But the faithful gathered in St Peter's Square wait in vain for the new Pope to step out on the balcony. What is going on? Behind the thick walls of the Vatican panic has set in. After uttering a terrible howl of fear, the Cardinal refuses the office. The officials do everything to try to reason with Melville, including a psychoanalyst, appointed by the Vatican... Do we really have a Pope? Written by Guy Bellinger

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15 April 2011 (Italy)  »

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Ehoume Papa!  »

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Budget:

€9,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$31,368 (USA) (6 April 2012)

Gross:

$480,926 (USA) (8 June 2012)
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Referenced in Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Episode #1.18 (2011) See more »

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Todo Cambia
Written by Julio Numhauser
Performed by Mercedes Sosa
Warner Chappell Music Argentina / Warner Chappell Music Italiana
1984 Polygram Discos
Courtesy of Universal Music Italia
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Wrong description.
13 February 2013 | by (Estonia) – See all my reviews

The description of the movie is wrongly understood. This movie is definitely NOT about the relationship of Pope and his therapist. The failed therapist has and episodic side-role. The movie is about a Bishop who cannot take the burden of responsibility and attention that falls upon him. How he struggles and how he finds courage to solve the situation. There is no relationship between a Pope and therapist who have a 10 sentence conversation. Even the other therapist - therapists wife does not have any major impact or role in the movie whatsoever. Okay she kind of connects with the Pope but has more of a satirical role considering the outcome and storyline. Misleading is this introduction. Please change it.


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