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      The First Legion

      1951 1h 26m Drama List
      Reviews The Rev. Marc Anoux (Charles Boyer) contentedly led his seminary for many years, but has recently begun to have doubts. His old life as an attorney haunts him, and Marc wonders if he made the right choice by leaving it all behind. His troubles escalate when Monsignor Michael Carey (William Demarest) claims to have experienced a miracle in the presence of the local doctor (Lyle Bettger). Marc's investigation forces him to re-examine his relationships and confront his spiritual crisis. Read More Read Less

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      Daniel Barnes Dare Daniel An unexpectedly complex examination of faith and doubt. Rated: 3/5 Mar 25, 2020 Full Review Fernando F. Croce CinePassion The seminary fascinates Sirk more as a secluded societal institution than a religious one Feb 6, 2010 Full Review Dennis Schwartz Dennis Schwartz Movie Reviews ... too chatty. Rated: B- Aug 27, 2006 Full Review Read all reviews
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      Synopsis The Rev. Marc Anoux (Charles Boyer) contentedly led his seminary for many years, but has recently begun to have doubts. His old life as an attorney haunts him, and Marc wonders if he made the right choice by leaving it all behind. His troubles escalate when Monsignor Michael Carey (William Demarest) claims to have experienced a miracle in the presence of the local doctor (Lyle Bettger). Marc's investigation forces him to re-examine his relationships and confront his spiritual crisis.
      Director
      Douglas Sirk
      Genre
      Drama
      Original Language
      English
      Runtime
      1h 26m