El Fraile (1990)

Genres - Drama  |   Sub-Genres - Religious Drama, Romantic Drama  |   Countries - Spain, UK  |  
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Francisco Lara Polop directs this adaptation of a dark tale from 18th-century literature. El Fraile concerns the quandary of a monk (Paul McGann) whose resolve is tested by the charms of the mysterious Matlilda (Sophie Ward).

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escape, forbidden-love, hideout, monastery, monk, on-the-run