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Wise Blood

An unlikely religious leader (Brad Dourif) recruits a ragtag band of followers for his Church of Christ Without Christ in order to expose the hypocrisies he sees demonstrated in his town's church. Will his crusade, though, turn him into a zealot every bit as intolerant as his enemies? John Huston translates Flannery O'Connor's first novel with an equally satirical tone. Ned Beatty, Harry Dean Stanton co-star.

Year: 1979
Genre: Art House Cinema, Drama, Paul's Favourites, Nick's Favourites, Save Me!, Black Humour
Country: USA
Director: John Huston
Starring: Brad Dourif, Harry Dean Stanton, Ned Beatty, Dan Shor
Duration: 101 Minutes
Rating: M
7.2/10
Location in store: Art House Cinema

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