The Shoes of the Fisherman

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

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. 

Cast

Laurence Olivier

Anthony Quinn

Oskar Werner

David Janssen

Vittorio De Sica

Leo McKern

John Gielgud

Credits

Directed by Michael Anderson

Produced by George Englund

Screenplay by John Patrick and James Kennaway

Music by Alex North

Cinematography by Erwin Hillier

Genre

Drama

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