Into Temptation
Into Temptation (2009)

A jaded priest finds hope and redemption in the unlikeliest places in this indie drama from writer-director Patrick Coyle. Jeremy Sisto stars as Catholic priest Father John, who has become complacent in his vocation until the day that a… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: January 1, 2009
DVD Release Date: October 27, 2009
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Critic Score: 83% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Lisa Kennedy
Denver Post

Into Temptation doesn't break ground as a story, even one about redemption. Even so, Coyle's understanding of the pastoral work of the parish priest is refreshing.

Christian Toto
What Would Toto Watch?

Into Temptation treats Catholocism - and its audience - with a great deal of respect.

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Rob Nelson

A Catholic-themed indie of occasionally irreverent wit, Into Temptation is appropriately tough to resist.

Brian Orndorf

Sharply constructed with a heavy spray of noirish aroma, Temptation is a uniquely accomplished indie film, wielding salacious material sensitively, building an intoxicating sense of intrigue and discomfort.

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Colin Covert
Minneapolis Star Tribune

Into Temptation is a haunting, carefully crafted movie about a woman with mile-wide rips in her soul and the flawed priest who aims to save her.

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Chris Hewitt (St. Paul)
St. Paul Pioneer Press

A modest, intelligent film.

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Flixster Audience Score: 70% Flixster User Reviews
Cynthia S.
I really, really liked this movie. Jeremy Sisto does a very good job. This is one of those movies that I never even heard of, but it turned out to be VERY… More
Mark Abell
Heartbreakingly sad film about a woman seeking absolution from a priest unable to give it. Powerful emotions are in play with this multi-layered story that… More
Jesse Ortega
Quite a decent movie, but I just felt that it was lacking something. The plot is intriguing enough, not fantastic, but intriguing. But in John's search… More

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