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Devil's Playground (2002)

Amish teenagers experience and embrace the modern world as a rite-of-passage before deciding which life they will choose.

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Amish teenagers experience and embrace the modern world as a rite-of-passage before deciding which life they will choose.

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Appeared on Entertainment Weekly's list of The 50 Best Movies You've Never Seen in the Jul 16, 2012 issue. See more »


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Shadowlight
Written by Doug DeAngelis and Kevin Haskins (as Kevin Donpe)
Performed by Messy
Published by Luscious Dog Music (BMI)
By Arrangement with Blast Management
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Fascinating
12 January 2004 | by (New Hartford, NY) – See all my reviews

This is a fascinating look at the world of the Amish and the temptation of the outside world. This follows Amish teenagers as they go through a path of initiation by going out into the outside world. There, they decide whether or not to join the Amish church and be baptized. It's an interesting dilemna that they are facing. This documentary is better than most hollywood movies out there.


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