List Photo: user uploaded image

film The Best Nun Movies

1k votes 46k views 45 items Embed

List Rules 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.

1
+ - 51 6
Ranker Video v
The Bells of St. Mary's Ingrid Bergman, Bing Crosby Una O'Connor

The Best Movies About Ivy League Schools The Best British Documentaries

2
+ - 62 9
Ranker Video v
The Nun's Story Audrey Hepburn, Peter Finch Dean Jagger

3
+ - 57 8
Ranker Video v
The Song of Bernadette Vincent Price, Jennifer Jones Lee J. Cobb

4
+ - 69 17
Ranker Video v
The Sound of Music Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer Eleanor Parker

5
+ - 54 20
Ranker Video v
Sister Act Whoopi Goldberg, Maggie Smith Harvey Keitel

6
+ - 14 1
Brother Sun, Sister Moon is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Nun Movies
Brother Sun, Sister Moon Alec Guinness, Judi Bowker Peter Firth

7
+ - 33 10
Ranker Video v
Black Narcissus Deborah Kerr, Jean Simmons Flora Robson

8
+ - 28 8
Ranker Video v
Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison Robert Mitchum, Deborah Kerr

9
+ - 34 13
Ranker Video v
Doubt Amy Adams, Meryl Streep Philip Seymour Hoffman

10
+ - 34 14
Ranker Video v

11
+ - 14 2
In This House of Brede is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Nun Movies
In This House of Brede Diana Rigg, Judi Bowker Pamela Brown

12
+ - 15 3
The Keys of the Kingdom is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Nun Movies
The Keys of the Kingdom Gregory Peck, Vincent Price Roddy McDowall

13
+ - 25 12
Ranker Video v

14
+ - 23 13
Ranker Video v

15
+ - 23 14
Ranker Video v
Dead Man Walking Sean Penn, Susan Sarandon Jack Black

The Best R-Rated Anime Movies 7 Classic Film Sets That Actually Killed People

16
+ - 11 3
Ranker Video v
Sister Smile Ginevra Colonna, Antonio Salines Ana Valeria Dini

17
+ - 12 4
Ranker Video v
Ida Joanna Kulig, Jerzy Trela Agata Kulesza

18
+ - 20 12
Ranker Video v
Lilies of the Field Sidney Poitier, Ralph Nelson Lilia Skala

19
+ - 11 4
Ranker Video v
Conspiracy of Hearts Sylvia Syms, Lilli Palmer Peter Arne

20
+ - 8 2
Ranker Video v
Vision – From the Life of Hildegard von Bingen Barbara Sukowa, Heino Ferch Lena Stolze

21
+ - 7 2
Ranker Video v
The Letters Max von Sydow, Rutger Hauer Juliet Stevenson

22
+ - 13 9
Ranker Video v
Come to the Stable Loretta Young, Celeste Holm Elsa Lanchester

23
+ - 7 4
Ranker Video v
The Magdalene Sisters Nora-Jane Noone, Anne-Marie Duff Geraldine McEwan

24
+ - 4 1
Ranker Video v

25
+ - 16 14
Ranker Video v
The Singing Nun Debbie Reynolds, Katharine Ross Greer Garson

26
+ - 3 1
Ranker Video v
The Innocents

27
+ - 3 1
Ranker Video v
Little Sister

28
+ - 3 1
Ranker Video v
The Miracle of Our Lady of Fatima Sherry Jackson, Gilbert Roland Frank Silvera

29
+ - 2 0
Ranker Video v
The Nun Anna Karina, Francisco Rabal Micheline Presle

The 17 Greatest Simpsons Religion Jokes The Best Things About Fall

30
+ - 2 0
Ranker Video v
The Runner Stumbles Dick Van Dyke, Kathleen Quinlan Tammy Grimes

31
+ - 2 0
Ranker Video v
Trailblazers in Habits

32
+ - 15 14
Ranker Video v
Nuns on the Run Eric Idle, Robbie Coltrane Janet Suzman

33
+ - 4 3
Ranker Video v

34
+ - 3 2
Trailblazers in Habits is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Nun Movies
Trailblazers in Habits Susan Sarandon

35
+ - 2 1
Ranker Video v
Viridiana Fernando Rey, Silvia Pinal Francisco Rabal

36
+ - 1 0
The Very Private Work of Siste... is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Nun Movies
The Very Private Work of Sister K Bruce Jennings, Bradley Goodwill Liza Curtiss

37
+ - 3 3
Mother Teresa of Calcutta is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Nun Movies
Mother Teresa of Calcutta Olivia Hussey, Laura Morante Ingrid Rubio

38
+ - 3 3
Mother Teresa: In the Name of ... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Nun Movies
Mother Teresa: In the Name of God's Poor Geraldine Chaplin, William Katt Keene Curtis

39
+ - 1 1
Ranker Video v
Where Angels Go, Trouble Follows Stella Stevens, Milton Berle Susan Saint James

40
+ - 8 9
Ranker Video v
Change of Habit Elvis Presley, Mary Tyler Moore Ed Asner

41
+ - 13 15
Ranker Video v
Two Mules for Sister Sara Clint Eastwood, Shirley MacLaine Armando Silvestre

42
+ - 4 5
The White Sister is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Nun Movies
The White Sister Clark Gable, Helen Hayes

43
+ - 3 4
Ranker Video v
Thérèse Catherine Mouchet, Mona Heftre Hélène Alexandridis

44
+ - 13 16
Ranker Video v
Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit Jennifer Love Hewitt, Lauryn Hill Maggie Smith

45
+ - 5 12
Ranker Video v
Bedazzled Raquel Welch, Dudley Moore Peter Cook