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The scarlet letter / Majestics Pictures Corporation ; produced by Larry Darmour ; directed by Robert G. Vignola ; written by Leonard Fields, David Silverstein.

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  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (70min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.

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General Note: Donated by Auburn Wal-Mart Store.
Based on the novel by Nathaniel Hawthorne.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1934.
Features: audio commentary, still gallery, previews.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Director of photography, Henrik Sartov ; art director, Cedric Gibbons.
Participant or Performer Note: Colleen Moore, Hardie Albright, Henry B. Walthall, William Farnum, Alan Hale.
Summary, etc.: Moore stars as Hester Prynne, a young woman in 18th century Boston who has an affair with a Puritan minister and bears a daughter out of wedlock. She struggles to keep the identity of her lover a secret while she is condemned to wear a scarlet A embroidered on her clothes.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details Note: DVD, Dolby digital mono.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note: For private home use only.
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Subject: Hawthorne, Nathaniel, 1804-1864.
Adultery > Drama.
Massachusetts > Social life and customs > To 1775.
Genre: Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.

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