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Pope Joan (1972)

PG
132 min | Drama, History

In medieval Europe, a pious young woman becomes a scholar of theology, disguises herself as a man, rises through the Catholic Church hierarchy and is elected Pope.
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John Briley (screenplay)
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Updated Aug 16, 1972

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Aug 16, 1972 (United States)

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44 cast members
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Liv Ullmann
Pope Joan Pope Joan   See fewer
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Jeremy Kemp
Joan's Father Joan's Father   See fewer
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Natasa Nicolescu
Joan's Mother Joan's Mother   See fewer
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Sharon Winter
Joan as a child Joan as a child   See fewer
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Margareta Pogonat
Village woman Village woman   See fewer
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Richard Bebb
Lord of Manor Lord of Manor   See fewer
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Peter Arne
Richard Richard   See fewer
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Patrick Magee
Elder monk Elder monk   See fewer
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Nigel Havers
Young monk Young monk   See fewer
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Lesley-Anne Down
Cecilia Cecilia   See fewer
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Susan Macready
Sister Nunciata Sister Nunciata   See fewer
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Shelagh Wilcocks
Sister Louise Sister Louise   See fewer
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Olivia de Havilland
Mother Superior Mother Superior   See fewer
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André Morell
Emperor Louis Emperor Louis   See fewer
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Martin Benson
Lothair Lothair   See fewer
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Kurt Christian
Prince Charles Prince Charles   See fewer
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Phillip Ross
Peasant (as Philip Ross) Peasant (as Philip Ross)   See fewer
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Duncan Lamont
1st Wounded Soldier 1st Wounded Soldier   See fewer
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Ion Grafini
2nd Wounded Soldier 2nd Wounded Soldier   See fewer
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Robert Beatty
Dr. Corwin Dr. Corwin   See fewer
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John Abineri
Church official Church official   See fewer
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Trevor Howard
Pope Leo Pope Leo   See fewer
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John Shrapnel
Father James Father James   See fewer
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Richard Pearson
Friar Timothy Friar Timothy   See fewer
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Terrence Hardiman
Cardinal Anastasius Cardinal Anastasius   See fewer
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John Byron
Cardinal Jerome Cardinal Jerome   See fewer
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Derek Farr
Count Brisini Count Brisini   See fewer
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Neil Kennedy
Emissary Emissary   See fewer
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Neville Aurelius
Duty Doctor (uncredited) Duty Doctor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Richard Calder
Nobleman (uncredited) Nobleman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Keir Dullea
Dr. Stevens (uncredited) Dr. Stevens (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harry Fielder
Townsman (uncredited) Townsman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Victor Harrington
Courtier (uncredited) Courtier (uncredited)   See fewer
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Guy Standeven
Monk (uncredited) Monk (uncredited)   See fewer
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Fred Wood
Villager in Crowd (at outdoor Sermon) (uncredited) Villager in Crowd (at outdoor Sermon) (uncredited)   See fewer
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5.6 / 10 | 288 votes