An ex-convict's (Armand Assante) seduction of his friend's (Raul Julia) wife (Rona Freed) leads up to a Mexican village's Crucifixion ritual.
The Penitent considered as one of the greates Movies of all times. This was Michael Fitzgerald’s 3rd Movie. The Penitent was one of this most popular pieces. This was Cliff Osmond’s 4th Movies in this genre. His most popular Movie was Sweet Sugar. Movie`s leading actors are Raul Julia, Armand Assante, and Rona Freed.
Raul Julia was born in San Juan, Puerto Rico on 1940-03-09, and won
6 awards. Golden Globe for the Best Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture.
Armand Assante was born in New York, New York on 1949-10-04, and won
7 awards. Emmy (Primetime) for the Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie.