Most Popular Jesuit Priest Movies and TV Shows
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2. Silence (I) (2016)
R | 161 min | Drama, History
In the 17th century, two Portuguese Jesuit priests travel to Japan in an attempt to locate their mentor, who is rumored to have committed apostasy, and to propagate Catholicism.
Votes: 87,930 | Gross: $7.10M
3. The Devils (1971)
R | 111 min | Biography, Drama, History
In 17th-century France, Father Urbain Grandier seeks to protect the city of Loudun from the corrupt establishment of Cardinal Richelieu. Hysteria occurs within the city when he is accused of witchcraft by a sexually repressed nun.
5. Black Robe (1991)
R | 101 min | Drama, History, War
In the 17th century, a Jesuit missionary nicknamed Black Robe by the natives and his small party of companions try reaching the Huron tribe in Canada all while facing mistrust, Iroquois warring parties and harsh winter conditions.
Votes: 6,013 | Gross: $8.21M
6. Angélique (1964)
TV-14 | 115 min | Adventure, Drama, History
In the first of the Angélique series, the beautiful feisty teenage heroine becomes entangled in a political assassination plot and is betrothed to a stranger who is twelve years her senior and a reputed sorcerer.
7. Camila (1984)
R | 105 min | Drama, Romance
In 1840's Buenos Aires, Argentina, a beautiful young socialite named Camila falls in love with Ladislao, a Jesuit priest. After several failed attempts at fighting his own feelings, he ... See full summary »
8. The Dumbfounded King (1991)
106 min | Comedy, History
After spending a night with a sensual prostitute, the King of Spain decides that he wants to see his wife naked. His decision causes a real revolution amidst his subjects.
9. Nasty Habits (1977)
PG | 96 min | Comedy
In a Philadelphia convent, two nuns battle it out to be elected to the position of head abbess, and neither is about to let anything stand in the way of getting what she wants.
10. Gallant Journey (1946)
Approved | 85 min | Biography, Drama, History
This historical drama is a biopic of the U.S. aviation pioneer John J. Montgomery who was the first American to fly a glider in 1883.
11. Nuevo mundo (1978)
Not Rated | 95 min | Drama, History
A story of a priest set in the 16th century Mexico who converted the local pagan population to Christianity by making a statue of Virgin Mary resembling a native woman.
12. La boda del señor cura (1979)
102 min | Drama
The evolution of Jesuit priest Juan Camí, from his early years of great faith and Falange-supporting patriotism, to the moment he loses his faith, becomes a Communist and marries a stripper.
13. Sakada (1976)
The inner workings of a family headed by a union organizer are revealed when his body is brought back to his hometown for burial. A sakada is a farmer who works in a sugarcane field ... See full summary »
14. Les nouveaux aristocrates (1961)
95 min | Drama
Denis, a hypersensitive teenager, is revolted both against his distant, pretentious, well-to-do parents and their superficial society firends and the stiff, intolerant catholic ... See full summary »
The Americans (2013–2018)
TV-MA | 49 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
Philip must consider his life with Martha and make a crushing choice from which there is no coming back.
90 min | Adventure, Drama, History
Set in early 17th-century Japan, shipwrecked English navigator John Blackthorne finds intrigue and culture shock in a feudal society that puts a premium on honor. A rival Lord sentences Blackthorne to death.
Adventure, Drama, History
Treachery, tragedy and turns of events occur. Toronaga becomes SHOGUN after the defeat of Lord Ishido. Mariko is killed in the final battle at Osaka Castle. Heartbroken, but resolute, Blackthorne begins construction of another ship.
TV-14 | 44 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Calvin hands the Aster Corps access card over to Martin, who is tasked with retrieving all Calvin's computer files from Aster Corps. Calvin warns Martin to avoid his old partner, Tony Rigby... See full summary »
EWTN Presents Bookmark (1998– )
Pope Francis: Our Brother, Our Friend
Peruvian journalist Alejandro Bermudez discusses Pope Francis: Our Brother, Our Friend, a collection of interviews Bermudez conducted with ten Jesuits in Argentina following the 2013 election to pope of Buenos Aires Archbishop Bergoglio.
EWTN Live (2002– )
Seven Revolutions: How Christianity Changed the World
56 min | Family, Talk-Show
Father Mitch enjoys an wide-ranging and ages-spanning discussion with Mike Aquilina and James Papandrea, co-authors of the book Seven Revolutions: How Christianity Changed the World and How It Can Change It Again.
StarTalk (2015– )
The Big Bang Theory's Simon Helberg & Bill Prady
TV-PG | 47 min | Talk-Show
Neil discusses the portrayal of scientists in pop culture featuring his interview with The Big Bang's Theory Simon Helberg and Bill Prady.
Zero Hour (2004– )
The Lima Siege
55 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama
On April 22 1997 in Lima Peru, a deadly game is in play for the lives of 72 men, held hostage for 126 days by a revolutionary guerrilla movement at the Japanese Ambassador's residence. On ... See full summary »