Come to the Stable
Come to the Stable (1949)

A Christmastime TV perennial, Come to the Stable is the gentle saga of two French nuns (Celeste Holm with accent, Loretta Young without) who come to America in hopes of raising funds for a children's hospital. Travelling to a small New… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: March 15, 1995
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Emanuel Levy
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Well acted by Celeste Holme and Lorette Young as French nuns in the U.S., this sentimental religious melodrama was very popular in 1949, garnering 7 Oscar nominations.

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Jeremy Heilman
MovieMartyr.com

Surely a film that shows both its age and its seams, Come to the Stable nonetheless remains a testament to old Hollywood's ability to sell anything it put its mind to.

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Steven D. Greydanus
Decent Films Guide

Sweet, pious entertainment of a sort that “they don't make like that anymore.”

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jay nixon
Sweet movie with a nice message but 7 Oscar nominations?
John Ballantine
A very cute film about French nuns as the fish out of water coming to America in order to fulfill their heavenly mission. The interaction between the nuns and… More