15 certificateThe Missionary is a Film programme that first aired in 1982 and has been classified a 15 certificate.

The Missionary is a 3 star programme


The Missionary (1982)

Directed by
Richard Loncraine

In 1905, after 10 years of missionary work in Africa, a clergyman is recalled to England for a new assignment - to be a minister to London's prostitutes.

Written by

Genre: Film

Running Time: 100 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1982

3/5 Stars

Classification: 15 Certificate

Filmed in Colour

When is The Missionary next on TV?

It's next showing on London Live January 28th, 9:00pm. See more...


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