"The Mission" quotes
Eighteenth-century Spanish Jesuits try to protect a remote South American tribe in danger of falling under the rule of pro-slavery Portugal.
Director: Roland Joffé
Writer: Robert Bolt
Released: 31 Oct 1986
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 15 wins & 27 nominations total
00:26Though I knew in Europe states were tearing at the authority...
00:17So I had arrived in South America my head replete with the...
00:35This seeking to create a paradise on earth
00:35Let us pray for our brother Rodrigo
00:23So you're hunting above the falls now Captain Mendoza
00:28And your Christian community is commercially competitive
00:06L m sorry I was trained as a mercenary not as a cook
00:17With an orchestra the Jesuits could have subdued the whole...
00:36Come with me to my mission in San Carlos
00:29Leave me alone
00:08The Garden of Eden
00:10I cannot and will not accept a challenge from a monk
00:07And you have the effrontery to tell me that this slaughter...
00:10And I assure you that the courts of Europe are a jungle
00:13For me there is no redemption
00:20Your Holiness a surgeon to save the body
00:35Don Cabeza how can you possibly refer to this child as an...
00:07We're not the members of a democracy Father We're members of...
00:05How long must he carry that stupid thing
00:29For me there is no redemption
00:34Why must they fight
00:24Father l ve come to ask you to bless me
00:32Though I have all faith so that I could remove mountains
00:36I want to renounce my vows of obedience
00:27What was your income last year
00:07With an orchestra the Jesuits could have subdued the whole...
00:19If might is right
00:22We must work in the world
Mendoza - Robert De Niro
Gabriel - Jeremy Irons
Altamirano - Ray McAnally
Felipe - Aidan Quinn
Carlotta - Cherie Lunghi
Hontar - Ronald Pickup
Cabeza - Chuck Low
Fielding - Liam Neeson
Indian Boy - Bercelio Moya
Witch Doctor - Sigifredo Ismare
Indian Chief - Asuncion Ontiveros
Chief's Lieutenant - Alejandrino Moya
Sebastian - Daniel Berrigan
Young Jesuit - Rolf Gray
Jesuit - Álvaro Guerrero
Father Provincial - Tony Lawn
Nobleman - Joe Daly
Portuguese Commander - Carlos Duplat
Spanish Commander - Rafael Camerano
Ibaye - Monirak Sisowath
Indian - Silvestre Chiripua
Boy Singer - Luis Carlos Gonzalez
Carlotta's Maid - Maria Teresa Ripoll
Priest - Alberto Borja
Portuguese Soldier - Alain Becerra Calderon
Priest - Jacques Des Grottes
Nobleman - Enrique Lamas
Cabeza (voice) - Fred Melamed
Nobleman - Antonio Segovia
Secretary - Harlan Venner