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One of the Catholic Church's most infamous institutions is the focus of this controversial independent feature from Scottish actor and erstwhile director Peter Mullan. Set in 1964, The Magdalene Sisters hones in on the Magdalene convent, a place where purportedly wayward young women have been sent by their families for reform. Many of the girls are locked up in the institution for questionable "sins," and the movie presents several of them as case studies: Margaret (Anne-Marie Duff), who is sent away after being sexually ...

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The Magdalene Sisters 2004, Irish Film Board / Miramax

UPC: 786936233094

DVD

The Magdalene Sisters 2002, Irish Film Board / Miramax

UPC: 5060049140391

DVD