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Thumbnail for Lilies of the Field (1963) Lilies of the Field (1963)

Basics Critics:71Viewers:73Rusty:76
Category: DramaSub-Category: drama film, comedy filmNarrative location: ArizonaRuntime: 94 minutesColor: black-and-whiteLanguage: EnglishCountry: United StatesFilming location: ArizonaDirector: Ralph NelsonScreenwriter: James Poe, William Edmund BarrettMusic: Jerry GoldsmithCinematography: Ernest HallerStars: Sidney Poitier, Lilia Skala, Dan Frazer, Pamela Branch, Ralph Nelson, Stanley AdamsProducer: Ralph NelsonStudio: United ArtistsAwards won: Academy Award for Best Actor (Sidney Poitier)Award nominations: Academy Award for Best Cinematography, Black-and-White (Ernest Haller)
Academy Award for Best Picture (Ralph Nelson)
Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress (Lilia Skala)
Academy Award for Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay (James Poe)
Award details: (details at IMDb)

An unemployed construction worker (Homer Smith) heading out west stops at a remote farm in the desert to get water when his car overheats. The farm is being worked by a group of East European Catholic nuns, headed by the strict mother superior (Mother Maria), who believes that Homer has been sent by God to build a much needed church in the desert...

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