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The Devil's Playground
(1976)

Country: Australia

Genre: Drama

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Synopsis

Young men are torn between physical desire and religious discipline in a Catholic seminary where students and priests alike struggle to resist the temptations of the flesh. Rigid discipline backfires, natural feelings are considered unnatural acts and human lives are controlled in the name of good intentions.

Notes

  • For more information about this film, read "The Devil's Playground (Australian Screen Classics)" by Christos Tsiolkas (Currency Press Pty/Screensound Australia, 2002, ISBN 0868196711).

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Cast

  • Simon Burke
    (Tom Allen)
  • Arthur Dignam
  • Nick Tate
  • Alan Cinis
    (Waite)

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