The Mission

[cert PG, 126 mins]

A Spanish Jesuit goes into the South American wilderness in the hope of converting the Indians of the region. He manages to convert a slave hunter who joins his mission. When Spain sells the colony to Portugal they are forced to defend all they have built against the Portuguese aggressors.

Director:Roland Joffé

Starring:Robert DeNiro, Jeremy Irons, Aidan Quinn


Subjects:Film Studies, Geography, History

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