The Best Nun Movies Films

The Best Nun Movies

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List Criteria: Movies that include nuns as main characters only.

A list of the best nun movies ever made, ranked by movie fans with film trailers when available. This nun movie list is ordered by popularity, so only the greatest movies about nun are at the top of the list. If there are any great movies about nun you believe we missed, please feel free to add them to the list yourself. The films on this list are the most famous nun movies of all time, so use it to find some movies that you haven't seen already. Click on these nun movie titles for more information about the films.

List is made up of items like Two Mules for Sister Sara and The Sound of Music.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best nun movies?" and "What is the greatest nun movie of all time?"

Various bits of information are included with these popular nun movies, such as who directed them, when they were released and who starred in the films. Whether you're watching these nun movies on DVD, Blu-ray or streaming, these good nun movies can be enjoyed no matter what.


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    The Song of Bernadette

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    Vincent Price, Jennifer Jones, Lee J. Cobb

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    The Nun's Story

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    Audrey Hepburn, Peter Finch, Dean Jagger

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    The Bells of St. Mary's

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    Ingrid Bergman, Bing Crosby, Una O'Connor

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    The Sound of Music

    Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer, Eleanor Parker

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    Sister Act

    Whoopi Goldberg, Maggie Smith, Harvey Keitel

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    Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison

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    Robert Mitchum, Deborah Kerr

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    Doubt

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    Amy Adams, Meryl Streep, Philip Seymour Hoffman

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    Black Narcissus

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    Deborah Kerr, Jean Simmons, Flora Robson

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    The Nun

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    The Nun

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    Agnes of God

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    Alec Guinness, Judi Bowker, Peter Firth

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    Lilies of the Field

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    Sidney Poitier, Ralph Nelson, Lilia Skala

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    Gregory Peck, Vincent Price, Roddy McDowall

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    Ida

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    Joanna Kulig, Jerzy Trela, Agata Kulesza

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    Trouble With Angels

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    Dead Man Walking

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    Sean Penn, Susan Sarandon, Jack Black

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    Come to the Stable

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    Loretta Young, Celeste Holm, Elsa Lanchester

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    Conspiracy of Hearts

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    Sylvia Syms, Lilli Palmer, Peter Arne

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    Vision – From the Life of Hildegard von Bingen

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    Barbara Sukowa, Heino Ferch, Lena Stolze

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    Sister Smile

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    Sister Smile Ginevra Colonna, Antonio Salines, Ana Valeria Dini

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    The Singing Nun

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    Debbie Reynolds, Katharine Ross, Greer Garson

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    Diana Rigg, Judi Bowker, Pamela Brown

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    Clark Gable, Helen Hayes

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    The Letters

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    The Letters Max von Sydow, Rutger Hauer, Juliet Stevenson

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    The Magdalene Sisters

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    Nora-Jane Noone, Anne-Marie Duff, Geraldine McEwan

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    Nuns on the Run

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    Eric Idle, Robbie Coltrane, Janet Suzman

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    Two Mules for Sister Sara

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    Clint Eastwood, Shirley MacLaine, Armando Silvestre

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    Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit

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    Jennifer Love Hewitt, Lauryn Hill, Maggie Smith

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    Mother Teresa of Calcutta Olivia Hussey, Laura Morante, Ingrid Rubio

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    Mother Teresa: In the Name of God's Poor Geraldine Chaplin, William Katt, Keene Curtis

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    Change of Habit

    Elvis Presley, Mary Tyler Moore, Ed Asner

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    Thérèse

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    Catherine Mouchet, Mona Heftre, Hélène Alexandridis

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    Bedazzled

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    Raquel Welch, Dudley Moore, Peter Cook

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