Stigmata (1999) Movie Review

Stigmata (1999)

1999 | R | Horror, Thriller

User Score: 64/100

Synopsis:

When a young woman becomes afflicted by stigmata, a priest is sent to investigate her case, which may have severe ramifications for his faith and for the Catholic Church itself.

A lost soul has just received the wounds of Christ and a shocking message that will alter history. Stunning performances from Patricia Arquette (True Romance), Gabriel Byrne (The Usual Suspects) and Jonathan Pryce (Ronin) and a cutting edge score by Billy Corgan of The SmashingPumpkins and Elia Cmiral make Stigmata a visual and visceral feast (Entertainment Today). Frankie Paige (Arquette) has absolutely no faith in God. All of that changes when she suddenly begins to suffer the Stigmatathe living wounds of the crucified Christ. Frankie’s miraculous bleeding comes to the attention of the Vatican’s top investigator, Father Kiernan (Byrne). But when Cardinal Houseman (Pryce), discovers that Frankie is actually channeling an extraordinary and provocative message that could destroy the Church, he’s convinced that she - and the force possessing hermust be forever silenced. Determined to stop this deadly conspiracy, Kiernan risks his faithandhis lifeto save her and the message that will change the destiny of mankind forever!


About Stigmata (1999)

Title: Stigmata
Year: 1999
Starring: Rade Serbedzija, Jonathan Pryce, Gabriel Byrne, Patrick Muldoon, Portia de Rossi, LeJon, Enrico Colantoni, Jack Donner, Shaun Toub, Patricia Arquette, Tom Fahn, Vera Yell, Thomas Kopache, Mark Adair-Rios, Tom Hodges, Joe Ruffo, Nia Long, Federico Scutti, Dick Latessa, William Howell, Ann Cusack, Kristopher Davis, Lydia Hazan, Shaun Duke, Devin Unruh, Valarie Trapp, Mary Marshall, Kessia Embry, Daniel Escalzo, Frankie Thorn
Director: Rupert Wainwright
Reviewer:
Score: 2 / 5 stars
Published:
Avg. Rating: 3.15/5 stars from 11 users. Votes: 11.
Genre: Horror, Thriller
MPAA Rating: R

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