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The Crimes of Padre Amaro
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The Crimes of Padre Amaro
El crimen del Padre Amaro

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I had seen this film about 17 years ago. My first exposure to Gael Garcia Bernal. Since then I have watched as many of this films, and shows. This is an accurate description of the abuses by priests on women not only in Mexico but around the world. It still exists because the church hides ...Read more

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After watching the movie immediately borrowed the book from the library...translated from the original Portuguese. I couldn't believe the book was written a hundred years ago!

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Padre Amaro, very handsome man!

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The church is corrupt, nothing new...and a melodramatic story (sort of soap).

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very realistic. important film to show students.

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Interesting movie

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Save for the dramatic ending this could almost be a very dark social satire. Both the priesthood and the townspeople are rife with hypocrisy and deception. The only truly virtuous priest is excommunicated. That says it all. It's well done and worth a viewing.

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Agustin Benito

Very good movie.