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At play in the fields of the Lord

Author: Jean-Claude CarrièreHector BabencoSaul ZaentzTom BerengerJohn LithgowAll authors
Publisher: Universal City, Calif. : MCA Home Video, [1992]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The tale of two men's experiences with a native Indian tribe in the Brazilian rain forest. One is an American mercenary hired to drive the Niaruna Indians off their land, who joins forces with them instead. The other is a missionary sent to convert the natives to Christianity.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Film adaptations
Named Person: Peter Matthiessen; Peter Matthiessen
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Jean-Claude Carrière; Hector Babenco; Saul Zaentz; Tom Berenger; John Lithgow; Daryl Hannah; Aidan Quinn; Tom Waits; Kathy Bates; Peter Matthiessen; Saul Zaentz Company.; MCA Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0783200358 : 9780783200354 9781783200351 1783200359
OCLC Number: 25778577
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Based on the novel by Peter Matthiessen.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1991.
Hi-fi ; Dolby surround stereo ; digitally recorded ; Dolby processed.
Credits: Director of photography, Lauro Escorel ; music, Zbigniew Preisner ; editor, William Anderson.
Cast: Tom Berenger, John Lithgow, Daryl Hannah, Aidan Quinn, Tom Waits, Kathy Bates.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R.
Description: 2 videocassettes (186 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Responsibility: the Saul Zaentz Company presents a Hector Babenco film ; screenplay by Jean-Claude Carriere and Hector Babenco ; produced by Saul Zaentz ; directed by Hector Babenco.
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