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Marjoe

1972 Rated PG 1hr 28m

This Oscar-winning documentary explores the life of one-time child evangelist and faith healer Marjoe Gortner. The son of professional evangelists, Gortner was preaching on the Southern tent-revival circuit by the age of 3. Twenty-eight at the time of the film's release, Gortner freely admits to being a scam artist -- but still maintains a compelling charisma, possibly explaining his later career as an actor in B movies and in 1974's Earthquake.

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Movie Details

Awards
1973 Academy Award®
  • Best Documentary Feature
Ratings
PG
Parental guidance suggested. Some material may not be suitable for children.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1

Subtitles

No

Closed captioned

No

Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital Mono

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.