Black Narcissus quotes

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A group of nuns struggle to establish a convent in the Himalayas, while isolation, extreme weather, altitude, and culture clashes all conspire to drive the well-intentioned missionaries mad.

Director: Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger
Writer: Rumer Godden, Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger
Production: The Archers
Genre: drama
Year: 1947
MetaScore: 86/100
ImdbRating: 7.8
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 01 Dec 1947
Awards: Won 2 Oscars. 5 wins & 1 nomination total

25 Clips & Quotes


Sister Clodagh - Deborah Kerr
Sister Philippa - Flora Robson
Sister Honey - Jenny Laird
Sister Briony - Judith Furse
Sister Ruth - Kathleen Byron
The Old General - Esmond Knight
Mr. Dean - David Farrar
Kanchi - Jean Simmons
Angu Ayah - May Hallatt
Joseph Anthony - Eddie Whaley Jr.
Mother Dorothea - Nancy Roberts
Phuba - Ley On
Girl in Classroom - Joan Cozier
Clodagh's Father in Flashback - Maxwell Foster
Clodagh's Grandmother in Flashback - Margaret Scudamore
Clodagh's Mother in Flashback - Helen Debroy Summers
The Young General -