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The Missionary


[[Performer~P105433~Michael Palin~michaelpalin]] wrote and stars in this comedy as The Reverend Charles Fortescue, an unassuming missionary called back to England after spending ten years in Africa teaching children in a native village. Upon arriving in London, he finds that his new assignment is to take charge of a slum mission for prostitutes. He obtains money for the running of the mission from a wealthy woman, Lady Ames ([[Performer~P66495~Maggie Smith~maggiesmith]]), whom he meets on the boat...more