(at around 1h 1 min) When Father Flynn sits down on the bench outside next to Sister James, he shows her flowers in his book. He moves the yellow ribbon book marker in between 2 pages, but in the next camera shot, the yellow book marker is crossing one of the pages.
Christian-Roman Catholic . The nuns are of the Sisters of Charity.
Is "Doubt" based on a book?
Doubt is a film adaptation of a 2004 play with the same name by American playwright John Patrick Shanley, who also directed the movie.
Why is Mrs. Miller not bothered with what Father Flynn has been accused of doing to her son?
Since it was the 1960's, people of color were barely accepted anywhere. Donald (Joseph Foster) has no friends and no role models. Mrs Miller (Viola Davis) is just thankful that someone is looking after him, regardless of the circumstances. Plus, she tells Sister Aloysius (Meryl Streep) that he leaves at the end of June to go to high school, so whatever 'relationship' they were having would end at that time.