To Kill a Priest

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To Kill a Priest
To kill a priest.jpg
Theatrical release poster
Directed by Agnieszka Holland
Starring Christopher Lambert
Distributed by Columbia Pictures
Release date(s) October 13, 1989
Running time 117 minutes
Country France
Language English

To Kill a Priest is a 1988 drama film directed by Agnieszka Holland. The film tells a story based on the murder, under the Polish communist regime, of priest Jerzy Popiełuszko.[1] It stars Christopher Lambert as a fictionalized version of Popiełuszko and Ed Harris as the secret police captain set to assassinate him.[2]



  1. ^ To Kill a priest review, Entertainment Weekly, April 6 1990
  2. ^ To Kill a Priest at AllMovie

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