The Courage to Love

Watch The Courage to Love

"In a world of tradition, they dared to break the rules."
  • PG-13
  • 2000
  • 1 hr 35 min
  • 6.2  (450)

Vanessa Williams produces and stars in this film depicting the life and accomplishments of Mother Henriette Delille. Delille, a New Orleans native, founded the first nuns of color organization. The story of Mother Henriette Delille's life takes place in the mid nineteenth century and is rife with struggles. Mother Henriette Delille gathers together a group of dedicated sisters against daunting odds, and together the group of educated African American women set out on charitable missions. The first of these missions is taking care of some elderly women who live in the home next to their meeting place. This elder care would become the hallmark of the sisterhood's charity. The film also stars Gil Bellows, Karen Williams, Lisa Bronwyn Moore, David La Haye, Cynda Williams, Diahanne Carrol, Stacy Keach, Kevin Jubenville, and Chris Williams. The film was directed by Kari Skogland and written by Heather Hale and Toni Ann Johnson.

The Courage to Love
Description
Vanessa Williams produces and stars in this film depicting the life and accomplishments of Mother Henriette Delille. Delille, a New Orleans native, founded the first nuns of color organization. The story of Mother Henriette Delille's life takes place in the mid nineteenth century and is rife with struggles. Mother Henriette Delille gathers together a group of dedicated sisters against daunting odds, and together the group of educated African American women set out on charitable missions. The first of these missions is taking care of some elderly women who live in the home next to their meeting place. This elder care would become the hallmark of the sisterhood's charity.

The film also stars Gil Bellows, Karen Williams, Lisa Bronwyn Moore, David La Haye, Cynda Williams, Diahanne Carrol, Stacy Keach, Kevin Jubenville, and Chris Williams. The film was directed by Kari Skogland and written by Heather Hale and Toni Ann Johnson.

The Courage to Love is a 2000 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 35 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.2.

Where to Watch The Courage to Love

The Courage to Love is available to watch free on Crackle and Tubi TV. It's also available to stream, download, buy and rent on demand at Amazon Prime, FuboTV, Philo, Amazon and Apple TV. Some platforms allow you to rent The Courage to Love for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

  • Release Date
    2000
  • MPAA Rating
    PG-13
  • Runtime
    1 hr 35 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.2  (450)