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Monks in the movies

Monks, Monasteries and Monasticism

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Feb 25, 2011, 10:02am Top

Here's a review of Of Gods and Men about Trappist monks in Algeria. http://www.salon.com/entertainment/movies/our_picks/index.html?story=/ent/movies...

Sep 20, 2011, 6:25pm Top

Recently heard about a Russian film called "Ostrov" ("The Island") set in a Russian Orthodox monastery in northern Russia:


Mar 28, 2013, 10:17pm Top

This is a powerful film about a fool-for Christ. Very Russian. Very Orthodox.


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