The Penitent (1988)

Genres - Drama, Romance  |   Run Time - 94 min.  |   Countries - USA  |   MPAA Rating - PG13
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Set in a small, deeply religious town where annually the crucifixion is literally reenacted, this melodrama centers on the tragic results of a love triangle between a troubled young wife, her husband and his handsome best friend.



crucifixion, cult, death, desert, extramarital-affair, friendship, love-triangle, re-enactment, religion, romance, seduction, village