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    Default Anyone watching Devil's Playground. ..?

    What do you think so far?

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    I am, I think it is good, sad though - and scary. I know it says that it isn't based on real life events - but we all know what the Catholic church has put the victims of abuse through time and time again -so even if it isn't based on actual true events - it is very close to the truth.

    What do you think @purpleflowers ?

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    What channel is it on? Sounds like something I'd watch but knowing my luck it's on foxtel

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    I'm watching it on foxtel...Not sure if it is on normal tv as well.

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    What channel is it on? Sounds like something I'd watch but knowing my luck it's on foxtel

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    I'm enjoying it so far ....And yes I was a little surprised about the not based on real events part ....
    Have to check on the net to see how long it goes for ...

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    Found it on you tube....well I found two but one was a horror about zombies lol. I'm off to watch it ...I've read loads of true stories about the religious schools in aus from back in the 1940's -1980's

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    What's it about exactly? Quite intrigued!

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    Quote Originally Posted by SimmyN View Post
    What's it about exactly? Quite intrigued!

    A distinctive Australian drama made exclusively for Foxtel, Devil's Playground premieres Tuesday, Sep 9 at 8.30pm on showcase.

    The year is 1988. Tom Allen, now in his 40s and recently widowed, is a respected Sydney psychiatrist and father of two children. A practising Catholic, Tom accepts an offer by the Bishop of Sydney to become a counsellor of priests. During these sessions, he will uncover a scandal and become embroiled in the Church's attempts to cover it up. Tom's quest for justice will push him to his limits, and reveal a side of Church power and official corruption he could never have imagined.

    Devil's Playground is set 35 years after the events of Fred Schepisi's classic film of the same name, and features a high calibre cast including Simon Burke (returning to his role as Tom Allen), Don Hany, John Noble, Toni Collette, Andrew McFarlane, Anna Lise Phillips, Leon Ford, Matt Levett, Max Cullen and Jack Thompson.


    Link - http://www.foxtel.com.au/whats-on/de...nd/default.htm
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    Thanks! That sounds really interesting.

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    I think there a 6 episodes all up ....

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