The Night of the Iguana (1964)

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  • La Nuit De L'iguane Alternative


Burton plays a minister who, having chased his congregation from a service, is himself locked out of his church and now earns a living taking tours around Mexico. The film focuses on a particular trip with a group of teachers from a Christian college and the young Charlotte who is in the care of one of them. Charlotte attempts to seduce the minister and her guardian accuses him of rape. Relations between the women and minister break down hopelessly as he suffers one of his recurring spells of nervous collapse.

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