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Program Details - The Name of the Rose 2008-09-20 22:20:00

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When a murder occurs at a secluded Benedictine Abbey, Franciscan monk William of Baskerville (Sean Connery) is called in to investigate. Adult themes. [1986] Adaptation of Umberto Eco's classic novel

When a murder occurs at a secluded Benedictine Abbey, Franciscan monk William of Baskerville is called in to investigate. As he and his apprentice, Adso von Melk , delve deeper and deeper into the case, more dead bodies turn up, and there is an ever-growing sense of corruption. But who - or what - is The Rose? Adult themes. [Jean-Jacques Annaud, 1986] [S]

William of Baskerville ...... Sean Connery
Bernardo Gui ...... F Murray Abraham
Adso of Melk ...... Christian Slater
Severinus ...... Elya Baskin
The Abbot ...... Michel Lonsdale
Jorge de Burgos ...... Feodor Chaliapin Jr
Ubertino de Casale ...... William Hickey
Salvatore ...... Ron Perlman
The Girl ...... Valentina Vargas

 

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