The Mission Poster Image
Rated
PG
Runtime 125 min
Ratings
67% critics Rotten Tomatoes
87% audience Rotten Tomatoes
Genre Adventure, Drama, History
Release 10/31/86
Actors Robert De Niro, Jeremy Irons, Ray McAnally
Directors Roland Joffé
Jeremy Irons plays a Spanish Jesuit who goes into the South American wilderness to build a mission in the hope of converting the Indians of the region. Robert De Niro plays a slave hunter who is converted and joins the Jesuit in his mission. When Spain sells the colony to Portugal, they are forced to defend all they have built against the Portuguese aggressors.
Genre Adventure, Drama, History
Release 10/31/86
Actors Robert De Niro, Jeremy Irons, Ray McAnally
Directors Roland Joffé
Jeremy Irons plays a Spanish Jesuit who goes into the South American wilderness to build a mission in the hope of converting the Indians of the region. Robert De Niro plays a slave hunter who is converted and joins the Jesuit in his mission. When Spain sells the colony to Portugal, they are forced to defend all they have built against the Portuguese aggressors.