The Missionary

  • 1982
  • Movie
  • R
  • Comedy

Michael Palin of Monty Python fame plays Rev. Charles Fortescue, a missionary who has spent 10 years teaching European history to native kids in an African village. He has stayed in contact with his hometown sweetheart through voluminous correspondence. Called back to London and assigned to run a slum mission for "fallen women," he drums up financial support...read more

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Missionary - Exclusive Trailer 1
02:31 — A wife and mother starts an affair with a young missionary... with disastrous consequences.
Missionary - Clip - The Ride
02:52 — A wife and mother starts an affair with a young missionary... with disastrous consequences.
Missionary - Clip - The Man
02:17 — A wife and mother starts an affair with a young missionary... with disastrous consequences.
Missionary - Exclusive Clip - Not a Mistake
01:38 — A wife and mother starts an affair with a young missionary... with disastrous consequences.

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  • Released: 1982
  • Rating: R
  • Review: Michael Palin of Monty Python fame plays Rev. Charles Fortescue, a missionary who has spent 10 years teaching European history to native kids in an African village. He has stayed in contact with his hometown sweetheart through voluminous correspondence. Ca… (more)

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