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Author: Roland JofféAndrew G VajnaDouglas Day StewartDemi MooreGary OldmanAll authors
Publisher: [Burbank, CA] : Hollywood Pictures Home Entertainment : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2002]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : Fullscreen versionView all editions and formats
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In a time when adultery is punishable by death, Hester Prynne becomes involved in a risky and scandalous affair with her town's handsome minister.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Drama
Fiction films
Film adaptations
History
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Named Person: Nathaniel Hawthorne; Nathaniel Hawthorne
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Roland Joffé; Andrew G Vajna; Douglas Day Stewart; Demi Moore; Gary Oldman; Robert Duvall; Edward Hardwicke; Joan Plowright; Nathaniel Hawthorne; Hollywood Pictures.; Lightmotive (Firm); Allied Stars (Firm); Cinergi Pictures Entertainment Inc.; Moving Pictures (Firm : Santa Monica, Calif.); Hollywood Pictures Home Video (Firm); Buena Vista Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0788836080 9780788836084
OCLC Number: 50145830
Language Note: In English with optional English SDH subtitles; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Freely adapted from the novel by Nathaniel Hawthorne.
Videodisc release of the 1995 motion picture.
Digitally mastered; dual-layer format.
Credits: Director of photography, Alex Thomson ; editor, Thom Noble ; music, John Barry ; production designer, Roy Walker ; co-producer, Robert Colesberry ; executive producers, Dodi Fayed, Tova Later.
Cast: Demi Moore, Gary Oldman, Robert Duvall, Robert Prosky, Edward Hardwicke, Joan Plowright, Roy Dotrice, Lisa Jolliff-Andoh.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Rated R.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 135 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC; region 1; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1 surround.
Other Titles: Scarlet letter (Motion picture : 1995)
Responsibility: from Hollywood Pictures ; Andrew G. Vajna presents ; a Lightmotive/Allied Stars/Cinergi/Moving Pictures production ; a Roland Joffé film ; produced by Andrew G. Vajna ; screenplay by Douglas Day Stewart ; produced and directed by Roland Joffé.
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In a time when adultery is punishable by death, Hester Prynne becomes involved in a risky and scandalous affair with her town's handsome minister.

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by pjmacky (WorldCat user published 2012-11-08) Excellent Permalink

When requesting this item, I knew that with the actors that were chosen for this film it would be a great adaptation of the novel. I for one was not let down in the least. It was all I expected and more. Highly recommend.

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