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The Act of the Heart

PG| 1 hr. 43 min.

Plot Summary
Zealously devout Christian Martha (Geneviève Bujold) arrives in Montreal to assist widowed mother Johane (Monique Leyrac) with the care of her ailing young son, Russell (William Mitchell). Martha lives with a monastic simplicity, spending her free time singing with a church choir, despite being surrounded by wealthy people. Life becomes more interesting when she develops a crush on handsome priest Ferrier (Donald Sutherland) -- but a spiritual crisis pushes her to make a dangerous confession.

Cast: Geneviève Bujold , Donald Sutherland , Monique Leyrac , William Mitchell ,

Director: Paul Almond

Genres: Drama

The Act of the Heart (1970)

Release Date: March 23rd, 2008|1 hr. 43 min.

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