Mission film Product Information
|Category||Dramas DVDs, Action Movies, Warner Store Videos, Warner Special Editions, Action/Adventure, Adventure, Recommended, Period Piece, Race Relations, Epic, Tragedy, Native American|
|Starring||Robert De Niro, Jeremy Irons, Liam Neeson, Ray McAnally|
A missionary returns to his roots as a soldier-for-hire. Stars Robert De Niro.
Mission review Product Description
In Roland Joffé's THE MISSION, a swordsman and a priest, both Jesuit missionaries, defy the colonial forces of Spain and Portugal to save an Indian tribe in 18th-century South America.
A visually stunning epic, THE MISSION recounts the true story of two men--a man of the sword (Robert De Niro) and a man of the cloth (Jeremy Irons)--both Jesuit missionaries who defied the colonial forces of mighty Spain and Portugal to save an Indian tribe from slavery in mid-18th-century South America. ...See Full Description
Mission movie Customer Reviews
||Humanity and Nature - Magnificent and/or Horrific|
The quality of DVD is more than acceptable. The movie itself is one that requires more than one time watching as it calls one to refection of our human nature and from this challenges us to choose our path in life.
By ya22liz (Edmonton, AB, Canada)
||A movie you don't forget|
The Mission is one of those movies you see, then have to see again. Brilliant acting by the whole cast.
By a reviewer (Auckland, New Zealand)
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Mission video Product Details
|CD Universe Part number||5653713|
|Studio||Warner Home Video|
|DVD Encoding||Region 1|
|Release Date||May 13, 2003|
|Running Time||125 Minutes|
|Additional Info||Widescreen; Special Edition; Digipak|
|Movie Details||Color; Widescreen; Special Edition; Digipak; 2-Disc Special Edition|
Mission DVD Features
Single Side - Dual Layer
Anamorphic Widescreen - 2.35
Letterbox - 2.35
Dolby Digital 5.1 - English
Dolby Surround - French
Additional Release Material:
Featurette: Making of THE MISSION
Audio Commentary: Roland Joffe - Director
1. Robert DeNiro - Star
2. Jeremy Irons - Star
3. Liam Neeson - Star
4. Roland Joffe - Star
5. Aidan Quinn - Star
6. Robert Bolt - Screenwriter