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To Kill a Priest is a french film of genre Drama directed by Agnieszka Holland released in USA on 1 january 1988 with Christophe Lambert

To Kill a Priest (1988)

To Kill a Priest
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Released in USA 1 january 1988
Length 1h57
Directed by
OriginFrance
Genres Drama,    Thriller,    Historical
Rating62% 3.100053.100053.100053.100053.10005

To Kill a Priest is a 1988 drama film directed by Agnieszka Holland. The film tells a story based on the murder, under the Polish communist regime, of priest Jerzy Popiełuszko. It stars Christopher Lambert as a fictionalized version of Popiełuszko and Ed Harris as the secret police captain set to assassinate him.

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Le film s'inspire de la vie du prêtre Jerzy Popieluszko, membre de Solidarność, arrêté, torturé et assassiné par la police secrète communiste, la Służba Bezpieczeństwa (Sécurité intérieure), le 19 octobre 1984.

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