Top 5 The Two Popes Movie Details

While searching the internet for The Two Popes movie facts, I found some interesting little known details. Obscure enough that most people could miss it, I want to make you a favor by creating ordered lists with the most intriguing hidden details.

Most of them are not blatantly obvious to be observed at first sight, so take your time and read carefully. We have extensive definitions that accurately explain any behind the scene meaning or famous dialogues.

During his conversation with Bergoglio about divine judgement and his resignation from the papacy, Pope Benedict is seen in multiple shots with Michaelangelo's "Last Judgement" in the background. The portion of the fresco shown depicts the souls of the Damned.
During his conversation with Bergoglio about divine judgement and his resignation from the papacy, Pope Benedict is seen in multiple shots with Michaelangelo's "Last Judgement" in the background. The portion of the fresco shown depicts the souls of the Damned.
The guard taps on an iPhone 4 with a gloved hand.
The guard taps on an iPhone 4 with a gloved hand.

Trivia

I have collected all the famous movie trivia questions with answers from Reddit and other sources. They can be very useful in quizzes or games, or simply to learn more information. Most of the fun The Two Popes details are suitable for kids.

  1. Can someone explain to me what the lines on the left side are?

Easter Eggs

Finding Easter Eggs in movies is one of my favorite hobbies. Hidden objects, characters, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • Jorge whistles "Dancing Queen", to which he is asked what the hymn he is whistling is. He replies that it is by "ABBA", which is another name for God in the Bible.

  • 1 - Young Bergoglio's first call to the Catholic priesthood goes over his head as his lab partner unintentionally uses "father" instead of "husband" while congratulating him on his engagement.
    Young Bergoglio's first call to the Catholic priesthood goes over his head as his lab partner unintentionally uses "father" instead of "husband" while congratulating him on his engagement.
The Two Popes poster
The Two Popes poster

The Two Popes Plot: Behind Vatican walls, the conservative Pope Benedict XVI and the liberal future Pope Francis must find common ground to forge a new path for the Catholic Church.

I am pretty sure that you've watched The Two Popes, maybe in a theater near you or on the small screen, but probably not many of the small details have taken your attention. Most of the previous facts are hidden for some reason, but still, there is plenty of randomly forgetten stuff that makes the movie unique and interesting. The more you know, the more fascinated you'll be about The Two Popes and will watch it online, download or stream it again and again.

Genre Comedy, Drama
Director Fernando Meirelles
Main Actors Anthony Hopkins, Jonathan Pryce, Juan Minujín, Luis Gnecco
IMDB score 7.6