Wise Blood (1979)

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  • Der Ketzer Alternative
  • Die Weisheit Des Blutes Alternative


Hazel Motes, a discharged Army veteran returns to his home to discover it empty and disintegrating. In the city he establishes his Church of Truth without Christ, but his burden of guilt becomes too heavy (a legacy of a hellfire preacher grandfather), and he attempts to precipitate his own salvation.

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