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At Play in the Fields of the Lord (1991)

A hard-to-find movie centered on the futile efforts of two missionary families trying to convert an Amazon tribe to Christianity. Based on a 1965 novel by Peter Matthiessen, and starring Tom Berenger, John Lithgow, Daryl Hannah, Aidan Quinn, and Kathy Bates. IMDB link: After reading about Daniel Everett's experiences as a missionary to the Amazon (and his subsequent de-conversion from Christianity as a direct result), I found it interesting to see many similar aspects in this movie. The river trips, the malaria, and the tribe's attitudes to sex and religion. Don't Sleep, There are Snakes by Daniel Everett:



Duration: 186 minutes : 12 seconds
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