Set in Sligo, Ireland, Calvary is a blackly comic drama about a good priest tormented by various member of his community.
Friday, August 1, 2014 (Limited)
sexual references, language, brief strong violence and some drug use RESTRICTED
Plot: What's the story about?
Father James (Brendan Gleeson) is a good priest who is faced with sinister and troubling circumstances brought about by a mysterious member of his parish. Although he continues to comfort his own fragile daughter (Kelly Reilly) and reach out to help members of his church with their various scurrilous moral - and often comic - problems, he feels sinister and troubling forces closing in, and begins to wonder if he will have the courage to face his own personal Calvary.
official plot version from foxsearchlight.com
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Who stars in Calvary: Cast List
Brendan Gleeson ... Father James Lavelle
"Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I" , "In the Heart of the Sea"
"Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children" , "Bridesmaids"
"The Take" , "Eli"
"Those Who Wish Me Dead" , "King Arthur: Legend of the Sword"
"Run, Fat Boy, Run" , "Shaun of the Dead"
"Faith, Hope & Love" , "Youth in Revolt"
"Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway" , "Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker"
Who's making Calvary: Crew List
A look at the Calvary behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director John Michael McDonagh last directed War on Everyone and The Guard. The film's writer John Michael McDonagh last wrote War on Everyone and The Guard.
Watch: Calvary Trailers & Videos
Production: What we know about Calvary?
- January 2014: The film was in Completed status.
Fox Searchlight Pictures has acquired U.S. rights to the blackly comedic drama Calvary.