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Wild Wild Country 

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When Osho, the world's most controversial guru, builds an Utopian city deep in the Oregon country, conflict with the locals escalates into a national scandal.
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2018  
Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 win & 13 nominations. See more awards »

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Osho ...  Self 6 episodes, 2018
Ma Anand Sheela ...  Self 6 episodes, 2018
George Meredith ...  Self 6 episodes, 2018
Jon Bowerman Jon Bowerman ...  Self 6 episodes, 2018
Kelly McGreer Kelly McGreer ...  Self 6 episodes, 2018
Rosemary McGreer Rosemary McGreer ...  Self 6 episodes, 2018
John Silvertooth John Silvertooth ...  Self 6 episodes, 2018
Jane Stork ...  Self 6 episodes, 2018
Ma Prem Sunshine Ma Prem Sunshine ...  Self 6 episodes, 2018
Philip Toelkes ...  Self 6 episodes, 2018
Robert Weaver Robert Weaver ...  Self 6 episodes, 2018
Krishna Devi ...  Self 4 episodes, 2018
Charles Turner Charles Turner ...  Self 4 episodes, 2018
Ma Prem Hasya Ma Prem Hasya ...  Self 3 episodes, 2018
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When a controversial guru builds an utopian city in the Oregon desert, it causes a massive conflict with local ranchers. This docuseries chronicles the conflict, which leads to the first bioterror attack in the United States and a massive case of illegal wiretapping. It is a pivotal, but largely forgotten, time in American cultural history that tested the country's tolerance for the separation of church and state. Written by Jwelch5742

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He created one hell of a utopia.

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Documentary | Crime

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Spoofed in Documentary Now!: Batsh*t Valley, Part 2 (2019) See more »

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Fascinating but unsatisfying
21 March 2018 | by bernadette-53145See all my reviews

Impressively done documentary that even after 5 to 6 hours still leaves too many questions unanswered. Too much focus on the neighbors, too little on actual life within the commune. Respectful interviewing, but not thorough enough. I'm still very fascinated though. How charismatic must people be and how wonderful the commune life that you don't get absolutely disgusted with the extreme greed of your leader and the aggression of his secretary?


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English

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16 March 2018 (USA) See more »

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