Under the Sun of Satan (Sous le soleil de Satan) (Under Satan's Sun)
Under the Sun of Satan (Sous le soleil de Satan) (Under Satan's Sun) (1987)

A slow, complex and involving tale of a French priest and his moral trials and tribulations, Under the Sun of Satan is adapted from the Georges Bernanos novel of the same name. Father Donissan (Gerard Depardieu) struggles to save the soul… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 1, 1987
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Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Laura Clifford
Reeling Reviews

...mysterious and powerful. Pialat, an atheist, has made a deeply spiritual film in the canon of Dreyer and Bresson, Bruno Dumont's "Hors Satan" surely influenced by it.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

It works as an intense meditation on faith, despair and evil.

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Examines the ways that the faith and morals of a priest are tested.

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Daisy Maduro
Under the Satan' sun was a movie, that whatever I did I couldn't relate to this movie. There was too much dialogue which was so intense that I could… More