Sister Emanuelle

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Sister Emanuelle is a Nunsploitation cult film from 1977 by Giuseppe Vari starring Laura Gemser and Gabriele Tinti.


Main Details

  • Released in 1977 | Color
  • Running Time: 88 Min.
  • Production Co: MEN Cinematografica | Rizzoli-Pallavicini
  • Directed by Giuseppe Vari
  • Written by Marino Onorati
  • Starring Laura Gemser, Mónica Zanchi, Gabriele Tinti
  • Original Music by Stelvio Cipriani
  • Cinematography by Guglielmo Mancori
  • Production Design by Roberta Tomassetti

Plot Summary

  • Renouncing her "sinful" past, Emanuelle has entered a convent and has dedicated herself to a life of service. Enter Monika, the free-spirited, free-loving daughter of a wealthy Baron. Emanuelle is charged with keeping Monika in line, but when the young girl's wild ways bring back memories of her own sensual past, Emanuelle begins questioning her own religious and sexual identity. Advances from an escaped killer who is hiding in the convent serve to complicate matters further.


  • She sought refuge from her unquenchable thirst for love ...

Also Known As

  • Emanuelle et les collégiènnes (Canada - video title) (French title)
  • Emanuelle nunnaluostarissa (Finland)
  • Die Nonne und das Biest (Germany)
  • Sor Emanuelle (Spain)
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