Lilies of the Field

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"Sidney Poitier as the life-loving ex-GI who one day encounters five nuns escaped from beyond the Berlin Wall..."
  • NR
  • 1963
  • 1 hr 34 min
  • 7.6  (9,672)

Sidney Poitier became the first African American actor to win a best actor Oscar for his role as Homer Smith, a itinerant handyman. By chance Homer encounters a group of foreign nuns barely getting by. He does a small job for the nuns, only to not get paid. Homer gets pulled in by the nun's plight, and is soon doing a larger construction job for them.

Lilies of the Field
Lilies Of The Field
Lilies Of The Field

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Sidney Poitier became the first African American actor to win a best actor Oscar for his role as Homer Smith, a itinerant handyman. By chance Homer encounters a group of foreign nuns barely getting by. He does a small job for the nuns, only to not get paid. Homer gets pulled in by the nun's plight, and is soon doing a larger construction job for them.

Lilies of the Field is a 1963 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 34 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.6.

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  • Release Date
    1963
  • MPAA Rating
    NR
  • Runtime
    1 hr 34 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.6  (9,672)