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Courage to Love, The

Courage to Love, The

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Monday, January 24, 2000 N/A
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  • Season: 1999-2000
  • Network: Lifetime
  • Genre: Drama
  • Category: Movies
  • Subject Matter: Period Piece, Black Story, True Story, Biography

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Plot Synopsis

In pre Civil War New Orleans Henriette Delille, a Creole beauty, refuses to follow custom and accept life as a mistress to a wealthy white European. Her mother begs her to adhere to the traditions of the ''Quadroon'' ball and accept the love of a French physician. Confronted with adversity, she must choose between the powerful love of one man and a divine calling to serve the needy. She becomes the founder of the Sister of the Holy Family, an international order of nuns dedicated to serving the poor.


Production Company:

  • Motion Picture Intl.

Production Type:

  • Independent
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