The Two Popes

The Two Popes

Drama, Comedy, History

20192 h 05 min
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Frustrated with the direction of the church, Cardinal Bergoglio requests permission to retire in 2012 from Pope Benedict. Instead, facing scandal and self-doubt, the introspective Pope Benedict summons his harshest critic and future successor to Rome to reveal a secret that would shake the foundations of the Catholic Church. Behind Vatican walls, a struggle commences between both tradition and progress, guilt and forgiveness, as these two very different men confront their pasts in order to find common ground and forge a future for a billion followers around the world.

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Runtime 2 h 05 min
Release Date 27 November 2019
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The Two Popes

  2 h 05 min   Drama, Comedy, History   27 November 2019

  Frustrated with the direction of the church, Cardinal Bergoglio requests permission to retire in 2012 from Pope Benedict. Instead, facing scandal and self-doubt, the introspective Pope Benedict summons his harshest critic and future successor to Rome to reveal a secret that would shake the foundations of the Catholic Church.
Behind Vatican walls, a struggle commences between both tradition and progress, guilt and forgiveness, as these two very different men confront their pasts in order to find common ground and forge a future for a billion followers around the world.

  Directed by:  Fernando Meirelles
Starring:  Jonathan Pryce, Anthony Hopkins
Sidney Cole, Juan Minujín, Federico Torre, Matthew T. Reynolds, María Ucedo, Libero De Rienzo, Luis Gnecco, Cristina Banegas, Pope Francis, Pope Benedict XVI, Dilma Rousseff

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