X

Summary Eight French Christian monks live in harmony with their Muslim brothers in a monastery perched in the mountains of North Africa in the 1990s. When a crew of foreign workers is massacred by an Islamic fundamentalist group, fear sweeps though the region. The army offers them protection, but the monks refuse. Should they leave? Despite the ...

Of Gods and Men
Metascore Universal Acclaim Based on 29 Critic Reviews
86
User Score Generally Favorable Based on 45 User Ratings
6.8
My Score
Hover and click to give a rating Saved

Where to Watch

Summary Eight French Christian monks live in harmony with their Muslim brothers in a monastery perched in the mountains of North Africa in the 1990s. When a crew of foreign workers is massacred by an Islamic fundamentalist group, fear sweeps though the region. The army offers them protection, but the monks refuse. Should they leave? Despite the ...

Where to Watch

Critic Reviews

View All
Metascore
Universal Acclaim Based on 29 Critic Reviews
86
93% Positive
27 Reviews
7% Mixed
2 Reviews
0% Negative
0 Reviews

  • All Reviews
  • Positive Reviews
  • Mixed Reviews
  • Negative Reviews

Critic Reviews

View All
Metascore
Universal Acclaim Based on 29 Critic Reviews
86
93% Positive
27 Reviews
7% Mixed
2 Reviews
0% Negative
0 Reviews

  • All Reviews
  • Positive Reviews
  • Mixed Reviews
  • Negative Reviews

User Reviews

View All
User Score
Generally Favorable Based on 45 User Ratings
6.8
71% Positive
32 Ratings
13% Mixed
6 Ratings
16% Negative
7 Ratings

  • All Reviews
  • Positive Reviews
  • Mixed Reviews
  • Negative Reviews

User Reviews

View All
User Score
Generally Favorable Based on 45 User Ratings
6.8
71% Positive
32 Ratings
13% Mixed
6 Ratings
16% Negative
7 Ratings

  • All Reviews
  • Positive Reviews
  • Mixed Reviews
  • Negative Reviews

Details

View All
Production Company Why Not Productions, Armada Films, France 3 Cinéma, France Télévisions, Canal+, CinéCinéma, Centre national du cinéma et de l'image animée (CNC), Cinémage 4, Cofinova 6, Soficinéma 6
Release Date Feb 25, 2011
Duration 2 h 2 m
Rating R
Tagline In the face of terror, their greatest weapon was faith.
César Awards, France
• 3 Wins & 11 Nominations
Cannes Film Festival
• 3 Wins & 4 Nominations
International Cinephile Society Awards
• 1 Win & 3 Nominations