The Monk

The Monk

  • R
  • 2013
  • 1 hr 41 min
  • 5.8  (3,740)
  • 56

The Monk, based off the 1796 novel of the same title by Matthew Lewis, follows a man named Ambrosio, who was abandoned on the steps of a monastery in the seventeenth century. Ambrosio, raised by the friars in the monastery, becomes a model friar who is admired and respected due to his extreme virtue and moving sermons. However, Ambrosio's world and virtue will be tested as he invites the man in the mask, Valerio, into the monastery to become a friar. Valerio turns out to be the greatest challenge to the virtue Ambrosio holds most, and he will lead Ambrosio to dive deep into his past and origins as he battles temptation and sin. The Monk offers the viewer a unique look into the struggles of humanity, and what will ultimately bring a faithful and righteous man to fall from grace.

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Description
The Monk, based off the 1796 novel of the same title by Matthew Lewis, follows a man named Ambrosio, who was abandoned on the steps of a monastery in the seventeenth century. Ambrosio, raised by the friars in the monastery, becomes a model friar who is admired and respected due to his extreme virtue and moving sermons. However, Ambrosio's world and virtue will be tested as he invites the man in the mask, Valerio, into the monastery to become a friar. Valerio turns out to be the greatest challenge to the virtue Ambrosio holds most, and he will lead Ambrosio to dive deep into his past and origins as he battles temptation and sin.

The Monk offers the viewer a unique look into the struggles of humanity, and what will ultimately bring a faithful and righteous man to fall from grace.

The Monk is a 2013 thriller with a runtime of 1 hour and 41 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.8 and a MetaScore of 56.

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  • Release Date
    2013
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    1 hr 41 min
  • Language
    French
  • IMDB Rating
    5.8  (3,740)
  • Metascore
    56