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R| 1 hr. 30 min.

Plot Summary
Reverend Charles Fortescue (Michael Palin), a missionary, is called back to England after spending 10 years in an African village teaching to the natives. He learns his new assignment is to minister in a slum to prostitutes and the funding to coming from Lady Ames (Maggie Smith), a wealthy woman he met while sailing from Africa to England. Reverend Fortescue soon learns that the lady's money comes with a catch, she will only fund the mission is he agrees to spice up her dormant sex life.

Cast: Michael Palin , Maggie Smith , Trevor Howard , Denholm Elliott , Michael Hordern , Graham Crowden , Phoebe Nicholls , Tricia George

Director: Richard Loncraine

Genres: Comedy

Distributor: Sony Pictures Entertainment

The Missionary (1982)

Release Date: November 2nd, 1982|1 hr. 30 min.

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