When hedonistic but charming con man Elmer Gantry (Burt Lancaster) meets the beautiful Sister Sharon Falconer (Jean Simmons), a roadside revivalist, he feigns piousness to join her act as a passionate preacher. The two make a successful onstage pair, and their chemistry extends to romance. Both the show and their relationship are threatened, however, when one of Gantry's ex-lovers (Shirley Jones) decides that she has a score to settle with the charismatic performer.Elmer Gantry featuring Burt Lancaster and Jean Simmons is available for rent or purchase on Google Play, and available for rent or purchase on YouTube. It's a drama movie with a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 93% and a high IMDb audience rating of 7.8 (9,470 votes).
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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 2 services (Google Play & YouTube).
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#129 Ranked in Faith & Spirituality Movies
#557 Ranked in Religion Movies
#3403 Ranked in Drama Movies
Elmer Gantry has a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 93% and a high IMDb audience rating of 7.8 (9,470 votes). The movie is not very popular with Reelgood users lately.