A Spanish Jesuit goes into the South American wilderness to build a mission in the hope of converting the Indians of the region. A slave hunter joins his mission. When Spain sells the colony to Portugal, they are forced to defend all they have built against the Portugese aggressors.
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Many of the people who played the natives were actual native South Americans who spoke little English. They were given free reign to say whatever lines they wanted, and it is rumored that in a couple scenes they're actually cursing up a storm. Read More