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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 135 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : Hollywood Pictures : 1995.

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Roland Joffe.
Participant or Performer Note:
Demi Moore, Gary Oldman, Robert Duvall, Robert Prosky, Edward Hardwicke, Joan Plowright, Roy Dotrice, Lisa Jolliff-Andoh.
Summary, etc.:
Sexy Demi Moore heats up this powerfully sensual story of illicit love! In a time when adultery is punishable by death, Hester Prynne (Moore) becomes involved in a risky and scandalous affair with her town's handsome minister (Gary Oldman). But when their secret passion results in a child, Hester is confronted with the town's overwhelming scorn... and is condemned to forever wear the scarlet letter "A" as a public brand of shame! A highly provocative retelling of the classic tale of forbidden love, The Scarlet Letter combines a sizzling story with exciting stars and delivers must-see entertainment!
Target Audience Note:
Rated R.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Adulteresses > Drama.
Adultery > Drama.
Puritans > Drama.
False personation > Drama.
Boston (Mass.) > History > Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 > Drama.

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