Crooks in Cloisters (1964)

Genres - Comedy, Crime  |   Run Time - 98 min.  |   Countries - UK, USA  |  
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In this comedy, crooks on the lam hide-out in an abandoned island monastery. Along with their leader, the robbers put on monks' habits and begin living a quiet pastoral existence centered around raising animals and crops. It takes them a while to get the hang of it. As they learn, they are occasionally visited by tourists, and at once point, by real monks. Trouble ensues when one of the "brothers" is caught gambling in town.

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hideout, island, monastery, tourist, gambling