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Hail Mary

Hail Mary

cast: Juliette Binoche, Myriem Roussel, Thierry Rode, Philippe Lacoste, Manon Anderson

year: 1985

colour: yes

certificate: 18

director: Jean-Luc Godard

runtime: 102

Drama/ Fantasy Picketed on its release by furious Catholics, Godard’s film is a surprisingly reverent but provocative take on the life of Christ, casting Mary as a basketball-playing teen and Joseph as a taxi driver in modern-day Paris.

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