The Mission (1986)
South America, the 1700s: a pacifistic priest (Jeremy Irons) and a reformed slaver (Robert De Niro) join to convert the native Indians. The two men are thrust into conflict when corruption within Church and state threaten to violently destroy all that they have built. Acclaimed drama by director Roland Joffe ("The Killing Fields"). 125 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtracks: English DTS; Subtitles: English, Spanish, French; audio commentary by Joffe; theatrical trailer; documentary.
Academy Award ®
Winner: Best Cinematography
Nominee: Best Picture, Best Director (Roland Joffe), Best Art Direction--Set Decoration, Best Score, Best Editing, Best Costume Design
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- Action & Adventure
- Roland Joffe
- Closed Captioned:
- Cast: Robert De Niro, Jeremy Irons, Ray McAnally, Liam Neeson, Bercelio Moya, Aidan Quinn, Ronald Pickup, Rolf Gray, Alvaro Guerrero, Charles Low, Monirak Sisowath, Cherie Lunghi, London Voices (London Voices)
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