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Title:
The Monk and the Hangman's Daughter
('Ambrose Bierce story')
Plot:
Two monks from the order of St. Francis, Friars Ambrosius and Romanus are sent to the monastery in Berchtesgaden, high in the Bavarian Alps. In the cold of the village, Ambrosius meets the beautiful and pitiful Benedicta, who is scorned by all for being the hangman's daughter. He soon earns the ire of the villagers, along with the hatred of the son of the town's most powerful man who desires Benedicta in his bed.
Episode:
0442
Air Dates:
First Run - March 4, 1976
Repeat - July 23, 1976
Repeat - October 20, 1979
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1 Response to Episode 0442


this is a beautifully haunting story,and one which was acted very well. It deserves more than 3 stars

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