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Devil's Playground (2002)

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

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Written by Aaron Carter and Stephen James Barry
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Published by Tola Music (ASCA)
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By Arrangement with Natural Energy Lab
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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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