USA Today - 02/28/2003
"...Its Preminger trademarks include epic locales and imaginative casting..."
An Irish American priest whose strong commitment to social issues leads him through a labyrinth of church politics and eventually to the upper echelons of Catholic hierarchy as Cardinal. Crossing several continents, this epic traces his path and tests his faith along the way. Based on the novel by Henry Morton Robinson.
"The Cardinal" was actress Dorothy Gish's final screen appearance.