The Reluctant Saint

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"The incredible true story of St. Joseph of Cupertino. "The Flying Friar""
  • NR
  • 1962
  • 1 hr 45 min
  • 7.3  (437)

This beautiful motion picture tells the heartwarming tale of a man who desires nothing in life, and asks nothing of no one. Giuseppe is a lovable, kindhearted individual who means no harm to anyone. However, his mother is becoming aware of the fact that her son is quickly becoming known as the village idiot. Giuseppe's mother sends him to live with his brother at the church. He is banished to work in the stables after causing some minor incidents. Once in the stable, another priest walks in on Giuseppe and notices his inexplicable bond with the horses, and convinces him to join him on the path to bigger things.

The Reluctant Saint
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This beautiful motion picture tells the heartwarming tale of a man who desires nothing in life, and asks nothing of no one. Giuseppe is a lovable, kindhearted individual who means no harm to anyone. However, his mother is becoming aware of the fact that her son is quickly becoming known as the village idiot. Giuseppe's mother sends him to live with his brother at the church. He is banished to work in the stables after causing some minor incidents. Once in the stable, another priest walks in on Giuseppe and notices his inexplicable bond with the horses, and convinces him to join him on the path to bigger things.

The Reluctant Saint is a 1962 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 45 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.3.

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  • Release Date
    1962
  • MPAA Rating
    NR
  • Runtime
    1 hr 45 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.3  (437)