Mother Dolores Hart's Triumph in Hollywood

Oscar-nominated short documentary focuses on a former actress who became a nun.
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An Oscar eve the starlet who famously kissed Elvis but who then -- tinsel -- away she's about to be back on the red carpet but where was she all these years. Here's ABC's Abbie Boudreau. Us in -- day they called her the next Grace Kelly the quintessential Hollywood starlet. Fifty years ago Dolores Hart was at the top of her game appearing alongside Anthony Quinn Robert Wagner Montgomery Clift. They don't need -- You don't need me she even acted -- the dream of every young woman at the time. Sharing her first on screen kiss with Elvis Presley movies and I think. All of these years Dolores Hart is back on the silver screens community. This time at the age of 73. Playing herself -- mother Dolores and the Oscar nominated HBO documentary. God is the bigger office. I often wonder why he Drew -- that gave me such an opportunity. To politician for elephants. It was -- Minneapolis. In mind that they. I just can't. Believe that I -- time. But everything changed when she visited a convent in Connecticut to get some -- The -- looks -- -- grace of god has just entered my life in the wind that was totally unexpected. And -- was the -- -- He -- the speaker's office. After sixty years of fame and mounting fortune she says she left the Hollywood spotlight for a higher calling and his -- of -- Not your typical Hollywood ending but a love story nonetheless that just may be worthy of Oscar gold. Abbie Boudreau at ABC news Los Angeles.

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