Monsignor Quixote Poster

Release Date: 1985

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 58 min

Plot Summary
This update of the classic Miguel de Cervantes tale, based on a novel by Graham Greene, follows Father Quixote (Alec Guinness), a Spanish priest who gets promoted to the status of monsignor. Quixote embarks on a trip in his car -- dubbed "Rocinante" -- with his Communist friend, Sancho Zancas (Leo McKern), getting involved in numerous adventures while on the road. As the pair travels around Spain, they experience the country as it continues to transition away from the Franco dictatorship.

Cast: Alec Guinness, Leo McKern, Ian Richardson, Graham Crowden, Maurice Denham, Philip Stone, Rosalie Crutchley, Valentine Pelka

Director: Rodney Bennett

Genres: Comedy

Keywords: Friendship, Friend, 1980s, Small town, Charming