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God is Bigger than Elvis. A serious and sympathetic documentary made by HBO focusing on the early 1960…

I thought this was a very well done documentary. I was in my early teens when Elvis was starting to become popular in the mid 1950's. I was a fan of him and his music then, and I have continued to be a fan of his to this day. I am very impressed with Mother Prioress Dolores
Hart and her story presented in this documentary. I've heard that this documentary was nominated for an Academy Award, and …More
I thought this was a very well done documentary. I was in my early teens when Elvis was starting to become popular in the mid 1950's. I was a fan of him and his music then, and I have continued to be a fan of his to this day. I am very impressed with Mother Prioress Dolores
Hart and her story presented in this documentary. I've heard that this documentary was nominated for an Academy Award, and I'm sorry it didn't win the award. Had it won, I suspect it would have been seen by many more people. That's too bad, because there are some beautiful stories that deserve to be seen and reflected upon by a wider audience. I don't think the HBO documentary mentioned it, but I believe the Abbey of Regina Laudis (at 273 Flanders Road, Bethlehem, CT 07651) still has a significant building project in the works. I made a donation to that project in April, 2012, and received a nice "thank you" note from the abbey. I'm sure you would, too.