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R| 1 hr. 37 min.

Plot Summary
The Rev. Greg Pilkington (Linus Roache) is homosexual and a Roman Catholic priest who takes his vows and his love of God seriously. When a young girl confesses to him that her father has been sexually abusing her, Pilkington is overcome with protective rage and feels that he must break the secrecy rules binding the confessional in order to stop the abuse. As the case haunts him, Pilkington is forced to confront the transgression of his lack of celibacy through sex with other men.

Cast: Linus Roache , Tom Wilkinson , Cathy Tyson , James Ellis , Robert Carlyle , John Bennett , Rio Fanning , Jim R. Coleman

Director: Antonia Bird

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Miramax Films, Miramax Home Entertainment [us]

Priest (1994)

Release Date: March 24th, 1995|1 hr. 37 min.

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