Saving Grace 1986

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Saving Grace ★★ 1986 (P-G)

A tale of the fictional youngest Pope of modern times, Pope Leo XIV (Conti). Beset by duty, he decides to shed his robes and get in touch with the world's peasantry. Improbable, but that's okay; the mortal sin is that it's improbable and slow and boring. 112m/C VHS . Tom Conti, Fernando Rey, Giancarlo Giannini, Erland Josephson, Donald Hewlett, Edward James Olmos; D: Robert M. Young; W: David S. Ward; M: William Goldstein.