At Play in the Fields of the Lord
At Play in the Fields of the Lord (1991)

In this epic drama, two American missionary couples arrive at a remote branch of the Brazilian Amazon and attempt to convert the local Niaruna Indians. When a mercenary pilot and his partner are stranded nearby, the local police chief cuts… More

Rated: R
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Release Date: May 6, 1992
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Critic Score: 50% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

A thought-provoking film about cultural conflict, power, progress, and the dire consequences of messianic thinking.

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Jeffrey Westhoff
Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)

Some books should remain books.

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John Ballantine
Not as effective a film as "The Mission" which covered the same themes but it is worth checking out if you have nothing else on the go.