The Shoes of the Fisherman

TitleThe Shoes of the Fisherman
Publication TypeFilm
Year of Publication1968
AuthorsAnderson, Michael
Running Time162 minutes
Date Released1968
CountryUnited States
Publication Languageeng

A former Soviet prisoner accidently becomes Pope as the possibility of a global nuclear war emerges. Pope Kiril must find peace between China and the Soviet Union, an unusual focus of Cold War tensions in American culture. 


Laurence Olivier

Anthony Quinn

Oskar Werner

David Janssen

Vittorio De Sica

Leo McKern

John Gielgud


Directed by Michael Anderson

Produced by George Englund

Screenplay by John Patrick and James Kennaway

Music by Alex North

Cinematography by Erwin Hillier



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