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Father Damien: The Leper Priest (1980)

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Credited cast:
Roger Bowen ... Prime Minister
Alan Chappuis ... Father Montiton
... Bishop Koeckemann
Yvonne de la Vega ... Housekeeper
... Robertson
... Father Damien
... Bishop Maigret
... Superintendent
... Captain Sweeney
... Dr. Mouritz
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27 October 1980 (USA)  »

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Damien: The Leper Priest  »

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On July 3, 2008, the Vatican announced that Fr. Damien would be named a saint, with enough miracles being attributed to his intercession. See more »

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Version of The Great Heart (1938) See more »

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