Lilies of the Field
USD 49.99
Title:      Lilies of the Field
VideoID:      60
ASIN:      B000056HEH
Directors:      Ralph Nelson
Actors:      Sidney Poiter, Lisa Skala, Lisa Mann, Isa Crino, Francesca Jarvis
Publication date:      2001-03-06
Studio:      MGM (Video & DVD)
Region:      1 (Canada and U.S)
Number of Discs:      1
Run Time:      94
Format:      Black & White, Closed-captioned, Letterboxed, Subtitled, Widescreen, NTSC
Language:      English
Rating:      0 
Picture:      cover
     
Description:      Product Description
Featuring an Academy AwardÂ(r)-winning performance by Poitier*, and nominated** for four additional OscarsÂ(r), including Best Picture, Lilies of the Field is a funny, sentimental, charming and uplifting film (The Hollywood Reporter). Homer Smith (Sidney Poitier), an itinerant handyman, is driving through the Arizona desert when he meets five impoverished nuns. Stopping to fix their leaky farmhouse roof, Homer discovers that not only will the Mother Superior not pay him for the job, but she also wants him to build their chapelfor free! Hesitant at first, Homer soon finds himself single-handedly raising the chapel and the financing. But although hewill not receive a monetary reward, Homer knows that when his work is done, he'll leave that dusty desert town a much better place than when he found it. *1963: Actor **1963: Supporting Actress (Skala), Adapted Screenplay, Cinematography (B&W)
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