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Doubt

6.8
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Original title
Doubt
Year
Running time
104 min.
Country
United States United States
Director
Screenwriter
John Patrick Shanley (Play: John Patrick Shanley)
Music
Howard Shore
Cinematography
Roger Deakins
Cast
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Producer
Miramax Films / Scott Rudin Productions
Genre
Drama. Mystery | Religion. 1960s. Sexual Abuse
Synopsis / Plot
Set in 1964, Doubt centers on a nun who confronts a priest after suspecting him abusing a black student. He denies the charges, and much of the play's quick-fire dialogue tackles themes of religion, morality and authority. Based on the Pulitzer Prize-Winning Play.
Awards
2008: 5 Nominations for Oscar, including Best Actress (Streep) and Supp. Actor (Hoffman)
2008: 5 Nominations for Golden Globe, including Supporting Actor, Actress, Screenplay
2008: 3 Nominations for BAFTA Awards: Best Actress and Supporting Actor and Actress
2008: New York Film Critics Circle: Nominated for Best Supp. Actress (Viola Davis)
2008: Los Angeles Film Critics Association: Runner Up for Best Sup. Actress (Viola Davis)
2008: Critics' Choice Awards: Best Actress (Streep). 6 Nominations
2008: Chicago Film Critics Awards: 5 Nom. including Best Actress (Streep)
2008: Writers Guild of America (WGA): Nominated for Best Adapted Screenplay
2008: Screen Actors Guild (SAG): Best Actress (Meryl Streep). 5 nominations
Critics' reviews
  • "Doubt: It's certain to be one of the year's best. (...) Doubt strikes a deeper chill in our hearts than the creepiest thriller. (...) Rating: ★★★½ (out of four)."
  • "Between Heaven and Earth, Room for Ambiguity. (...) The air is thick with paranoia in Doubt, but nowhere as thick, juicy, sustained or sustaining as Meryl Streep's performance."
  • "Doubt has exact and merciless writing, powerful performances and timeless relevance. It causes us to start thinking with the first shot, and we never stop. Think how rare that is in a film. (...) Rating: ★★★★ (out of four)."
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