The Mission

When a Spanish Jesuit goes into the South American wilderness to build a mission in the hope of converting the Indians of the region, a slave hunter is converted and joins his mission. When Spain sells the colony to Portugal, they are forced to defend all they have built against the Portuguese aggressors.

Directed by: Roland Joffé
Genres: Adventure, Drama, Action, History,
Production Company: Warner Bros. Pictures, Goldcrest, AMLF, Enigma Productions, Kingsmere Productions Ltd.,

The Mission - One will trust in the power of prayer. One will believe in the might of the sword. - Azwaad Movie Database
  • Release Date: 29-09-1986
  • Runtime: 126 Minutes
  • Popularity: 18.46
  • Vote Count: 1,136
  • IMDB Rating: 7.4
  • Budget: USD 24,500,000
  • Revenue: USD 17,218,023
  • Region: France ( FR ), United Kingdom ( GB ),
  • Homepage: N/A






Photo Name Character
Robert De Niro - Azwaad Movie Database Robert De Niro Rodrigo Mendoza
Jeremy Irons - Azwaad Movie Database Jeremy Irons Father Gabriel
Ray McAnally - Azwaad Movie Database Ray McAnally Cardinal Altamirano
Aidan Quinn - Azwaad Movie Database Aidan Quinn Felipe Mendoza
Liam Neeson - Azwaad Movie Database Liam Neeson Father John Fielding
Cherie Lunghi - Azwaad Movie Database Cherie Lunghi Carlotta
Ronald Pickup - Azwaad Movie Database Ronald Pickup Hontar
Chuck Low - Azwaad Movie Database Chuck Low Don Cabeza
Bercelio Moya - Azwaad Movie Database Bercelio Moya Indian Boy
Sigifredo Ismare - Azwaad Movie Database Sigifredo Ismare Witch Doctor
Photo Name Department
Juliet Taylor-Production Juliet Taylor Production (Casting)
Ennio Morricone-Sound Ennio Morricone Sound (Original Music Composer)
Susie Figgis-Production Susie Figgis Production (Casting)
Stuart Craig-Art Stuart Craig Art (Production Design)
Roland Joffé-Directing Roland Joffé Directing (Director)
David Puttnam-Production David Puttnam Production (Producer)
Chris Menges-Camera Chris Menges Camera (Director of Photography)
Jim Clark-Editing Jim Clark Editing (Editor)
David Appleby-Camera David Appleby Camera (Still Photographer)
Norman Dorme-Art Norman Dorme Art (Supervising Art Director)

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