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In 1905, after 10 years of missionary work in Africa, the Rev. Charles Fortesque is recalled to England, where his bishop gives him his new assignment - to minister to London's prostitutes.... See full summary »
Around the time of the movie's release, Michael Palin once said of this film's African shoot: "Fortescue the missionary earned the dubious distinction of being the only part I've ever played whilst being covered by a man with a loaded rifle. This happened as I ... ...
You can't miss it, sir. Turn right out of the station. Or left.
Pay close attention to the photo album during the end credits, the photos reveal details about the characters after the events of the film.
$1,864,852 (USA) (7 November 1982)
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