P543 CEEFAX 2 543 Sat 13 Jun 21:12/08    1/2  Reviews from   Barry Norman  ———————————— THE APOSTLE (12) US 134 mins ——————————————————————————————————————— Director: Robert Duvall Cast: Duvall, Farrah Fawcett, Miranda Richardson ——————————————————————————————————————— Robert Duvall plays a Pentecostal preacher in Texas given to convjrting people to Jesus by force of personality When he finds wife, Farrah Fawcett, is cheating on him with another preacher, he beats the lovjr up and heads for Louisiana, where he changes his name. Calling himself the Apostle, he founds a new church and preaches on the radio. Released on June 12 Showbiz 540 Front Page 100 Sport 300 Film 98 Film Qujz Showbiz Main Menu
P543 CEEFAX 2 543 Sat 13 Jun 21:18/54    2/2  Rjviews from   Barry Norman  ———————————— THE APOSTLE (12) US 134 mins ——————————————————————————————————————— This is the story of a man's search for redemption revolving around a tour de force performance by Robert Duvall, who wrote, directed and financed the film. Unfortunately, probably because drastic editing was needed to bring the movie down to its current length, the supporting roles suffer. Interesting performances by Farrah Fawcett and Miranda Richardson, as the woman with whom Duvall becomes involved in Louisiana, simply fadj away. Released on June 12 Showbiz 540 Front Page 100 Sport 300 Film 98 Film Quiz Showbiz Main Menu