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This powerful romantic thriller from the director of Picnic at
Hanging Rock received eight Oscar nominations. It is set against a background of clashing cultures and stars Harrison Ford
John Book , a hardened
Philadelphia cop, is assigned to protect Rachel Lapp , a member of the reclusive Amish community, when her son witnesses a savage murder on a rare trip to the big city. Forced to run for their lives, the three of them flee to the Lapps' home in Lancaster County,
Pennsylvania - a rural idyll unchanged by modern technology and governed by devout pacifist beliefs. But the violence of the outside world is never far behind.
Director Peter Weir
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