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  • The CRIME OF PADRE AMARO Alternative
  • Le CRIME DU PÈRE AMARO Alternative
  • The CRIME OF FATHER AMARO Alternative


Father Amaro, a young and ambitious priest, is sent to work in a remote town named Los Reyes where Father Benito has tended to his flock for many years. Benito takes money from the local druglord in return for money to improve the town's infrastructure. Amaro finds Benito's moral equivocation hard to stomach, especially since Benito is also carrying on an affair with the owner of a local restaurant.

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