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Midnight Movie: Judgment (1990) – Keith Carradine, Blythe Danner, David Strathairn, Jack Warden, Bob Gunton



“No one stands beyond the reach of the law, not even the Church.”

The sexual abuse of minors by priests is the delicate issue to be handled by Peter and Emmeline Guitry, devout Catholics whose lives are shattered when their son Robbie reveals that he has been sexually abused by their priest, Father Frank Aubert. Along with other parents in the parish, they begin a persistent but painful campaign to remove Aubert from the clergy, and have him prosecuted as a sex offender. The Catholic Church attempts to cover up the abuse and place Aubert back in the parish, causing a nationally publicized lawsuit.

Highly relevant given recent revelations – with a good cast

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