The Devil's Advocate (1977)

John Mills tops the cast as a dying priest who has been summoned to Rome for one last assignment. A dead wartime partisan is being considered for Sainthood. Mills is instructed to investigate the partisan's growing cult following and learn if the man is truly worthy of canonization.

Rotten Tomatoes: Fresh 67% / Audience 80%

Rated R,  2 hr 10 mins

GENRES
Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION
Guy Green
CAST
John Mills  •  Stéphane Audran  •  Jason Miller  •  Paola Pitagora

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CAST & CHARACTERS
John Mills Monsignor Blaise Meredith
Stéphane Audran Anne, Contessa di Sanctis
Jason Miller Dr. Aldo Meyer
Paola Pitagora Nina Sanduzzi
Leigh Lawson James Black aka Giacomo Nerone
Timothy West Father Anselmo
Patrick Mower Il Lupo
Raf Vallone Bishop Aurelio
Romolo Valli Cardinal Marotta
Jack Hedley Doctor
Daniel Massey Nicholas Black