ACADEMY AWARD WINNER - THE MISSION
ontent_labOuterSynopsisText">In the 1750s, a Spanish Jesuit priest, Father Gabriel (Jeremy Irons, Dead Ringers, Lolita) enters the South American jungle to build a mission and convert a community of Guaraní Indians to Christianity.
A mercenary and slaver, Rodrigo Mendoza (two-time Academy Award® winning actor Robert De Niro), makes his living kidnapping native Indians and selling them to the nearby plantations. After slaying his brother Felipe (Aidan Quinn) in a duel fought over his fiancée, Mendoza spirals into guilt and depression before Father Gabriel challenges Mendoza to undertake a suitable penance.
- AUDIO COMMENTARY BY ROLAND JOFFE
- THEATRICAL TRAILER
- Aidan Quinn
- Jeremy Irons
- Robert De Niro
- Roland Joffe