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Lilies of the Field

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[[Performer~P106725~Sidney Poitier~sidneypoitier]] plays Homer Smith, an aimless ex-GI who takes a temporary handyman job at a Southwestern farm maintained by five German nuns. It is the cherished dream of the Mother Superior ([[Performer~P66067~Lilia Skala~liliaskala]]) to build a chapel (or, as she says, a "shapel"). She is convinced that the personable Homer has been sent from Above to help her realize her dream. He protests loudly and rudely, but she will not be dissuaded. How Homer accomplishes her...more

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