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The Cardinal (2019)

Sighet prison in communist Romania. An catholic cardinal considered a national hero is faced with an unusual torturer. There is only one way out, conversion or death.

Director:

Nicolae Margineanu

Writer:

Bogdan Adrian Toma (Writer)
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Credited cast:
Mircea Andreescu Mircea Andreescu ... Episcop / Bishop Alexandru Rusu
Cristian Bota Cristian Bota ... Preot
Radu Botar Radu Botar ... Iuliu Hossu
Richard Bovnoczki ... Enache Viziran
Radu Bânzaru ... Directorul / The Warden
Ioachim Ciobanu ... Gardian Chitu
Ovidiu Crisan Ovidiu Crisan ... Ofiterul Politic / The political officer
Toma Cuzin ... Gardian
Toma Enache Toma Enache ... Priest Branzeu
Cristian Iacob ... Samoila Marza
Ioan Andrei Ionescu Ioan Andrei Ionescu ... Capitanul / The Captain
Remus Margineanu Remus Margineanu ... Episcop / Bishop Valeriu Frentiu
Bogdan Nechifor Bogdan Nechifor ... Preot / Priest Alexandru Ratiu
Maria Ploae ... Otilia
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Sighet prison in communist Romania. An catholic cardinal considered a national hero is faced with an unusual torturer. There is only one way out, conversion or death.

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Any hell in which one spends a long enough time... might become a gate towards heaven.


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Country:

Romania

Language:

Romanian | Italian | Hungarian | Russian | Latin

Release Date:

24 October 2019 (Romania) See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

RON1,000,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$27,340
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1.78 : 1 / (high definition)
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