Sisters of War
Sisters of War

Release Date

Oct 22, 1976

1976

Sisters of War

Drama | War

Directors:

Writers:

Synopsis

Sisters of War is a World War II memoir that re-creates events in New Britain during the Japanese invasion and occupation. It is a story about the Daughters of Our Lady of the Sacred Heart, especially Sister Berenice Twohill and her working friendship with nursing sister, Lorna Whyte. The Australians pulled out of the mission in Vunapope outside Rabaul, leaving the nurses and wounded who took refuge there. They were captured and about to be executed when Bishop Leo Scharmach MSC bluffed the Japanese by saying that he was the representative of Hitler and his people could not be executed.

Cast

Sister Berenice Twohill

Claire van der Boom

Sister Berenice Twohill

Lorna Whyte

Sarah Snook

Lorna Whyte

Kay Parker

Susie Porter

Kay Parker

Bishop Leo Scharmach

Gerald Lepkowski

Bishop Leo Scharmach

Japanese Captain

Kuni Hashimoto

Japanese Captain

Japanese Lieutenant

Yutaka Izumihara

Japanese Lieutenant

Related Movies

Videos

No Videos Available

News & Reviews

David Fincher Confirmed For World War Z Sequel

David Fincher Confirmed For World War Z Sequel

Jun 24, 2017

David Fincher's name has been attached to direct the long-gestating follow-up to World War Z for quite some time, but in a recent interview with... Read more

xXx 4 Is Happening

xXx 4 Is Happening

Jun 23, 2017

Vin Diesel will be back as extreme sports enthusiast and occasional super spy Xander Cage in a fourth instalment of the xXx franchise.

After an absence... Read more

Ron Howard Will Complete The Han Solo Movie

Ron Howard Will Complete The Han Solo Movie

Jun 22, 2017

Well, that was fast. Less than two days after the shock announcement that directors Chris Miller and Phil Lord had left the Han Solo movie,... Read more

Chris Miller and Phil Lord Exit Han Solo Movie

Chris Miller and Phil Lord Exit Han Solo Movie

Jun 21, 2017

In a shocking turn of events, directors Christopher Miller and Phil Lord have exited the already in production Han Solo prequel movie. The announcement was... Read more