When Warren Jeffs rose to Prophet of the Fundamentalist Church of Latter Day Saints, he took control of a religion with a history of polygamous and underage marriage. In a short time, Warren managed to expand these practices and the power of his position in unprecedented ways.
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People, have we learned nothing from Jonestown? It's unbelievable how faith can be blind - shocking really. This is a powerful doc about being able to believe completely in something, even if that same something brings lies and destruction. I wish I was a dog, watching this makes me wanna laugh and cry at the same time. A true proof of symbolic role on culture stablishment.
This documentary displays the rise and fall of a self announced prophet of the FLDS church who did terrible things to his family and congregation - despite his imprisonment he still got true believers praying for him - but when does their prayer stop?
A shocking film about how people are easily turned into obediant slaves when they are taught to follow a religious leader without question. The film shows how much power a leader (of a cult) can have if he is allowed by the state to do what he wants. There are a few questions the film should have asked. Why didn't the state, FBI, Child Protective Services and the tax authorities take action before! Thats missing...