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Francis of Assisi (1961)

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105 min | Biography, Drama, History

In 13th century Italy, Francis Bernardone, the son of an Assisi merchant, renounces a promising army career in favor of a monastic life and starts his own religious order, sanctioned by the Pope.
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Writers
Ludwig von Wohl (novel "The Joyful Beggar") (as Louis De Wohl) | Eugene Vale (screenplay) | James Forsyth (screenplay) | Jack W. Thomas (screenplay) (as Jack Thomas)
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$2,015,000
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Release date
Jul 12, 1961 (United States)

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32 cast members
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Bradford Dillman
Francis Bernardone of Assisi Francis Bernardone of Assisi   See fewer
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Stuart Whitman
Count Paolo of Vandria Count Paolo of Vandria   See fewer
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Cecil Kellaway
Cardinal Hugolino Cardinal Hugolino   See fewer
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Eduard Franz
Pietro Bernardone Pietro Bernardone   See fewer
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Athene Seyler
Aunt Buona Aunt Buona   See fewer
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Finlay Currie
The Pope The Pope   See fewer
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Mervyn Johns
Brother Juniper Brother Juniper   See fewer
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Russell Napier
Brother Elias Brother Elias   See fewer
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John Welsh
Canon Cattanei Canon Cattanei   See fewer
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Harold Goldblatt
Bernard Bernard   See fewer
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Edith Sharpe
Donna Pica Donna Pica   See fewer
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Oliver Johnston
Father Livoni Father Livoni   See fewer
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Malcolm Keen
Bishop Guido Bishop Guido   See fewer
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Pedro Armendáriz
The Sultan The Sultan   See fewer
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Manuela Ballard
Lucia, Tavern Girl (uncredited) Lucia, Tavern Girl (uncredited)   See fewer
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Renzo Cesana
Friar (uncredited) Friar (uncredited)   See fewer
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Feodor Chaliapin Jr.
Cardinal Savelli (uncredited) Cardinal Savelli (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Ehling
Friar (uncredited) Friar (uncredited)   See fewer
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Cyrus Elias
Friar (uncredited) Friar (uncredited)   See fewer
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Nicholas Hannen
Beggar (uncredited) Beggar (uncredited)   See fewer
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Uti Hof
Tavern Girl (uncredited) Tavern Girl (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Karlsen
Friar (uncredited) Friar (uncredited)   See fewer
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Curt Lowens
Friar (uncredited) Friar (uncredited)   See fewer
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Evi Marandi
Saracen Girl (uncredited) Saracen Girl (uncredited)   See fewer
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Walter Maslow
Friar (uncredited) Friar (uncredited)   See fewer
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David Maunsell
Friar (uncredited) Friar (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jole Mauro
Tavern Girl (uncredited) Tavern Girl (uncredited)   See fewer
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Paul Muller
Friar (uncredited) Friar (uncredited)   See fewer
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Amerigo Santarelli
Sultan's Bodyguard (uncredited) Sultan's Bodyguard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Savage
Friar (uncredited) Friar (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.4 / 10 | 710 votes