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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 132 min.)) : sd., col.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Under The Milky Way, 1997.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Adrian Lyne.
Participant or Performer Note:
Jeremy Irons, Melanie Griffith, Frank Langella, Dominique Swain.
Summary, etc.:
Adapted from the controversial novel by Vladimir Nabokov. In 1947, Humbert Humbert, a professor of French literature, travels to the United States to take a teaching position in New Hampshire. He rents a room in the home of widow Charlotte Haze, but Humbert Humbert carries the wound of lost love from his youth, and quickly becomes infatuated with her adolescent daughter Dolores.
Target Audience Note:
Rated R.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Nabokov, Vladimir Vladimirovich, 1899-1977 > Television adaptations.
Middle-aged men > Drama.
Teenage girls > Drama.
Male teachers > Drama.
Stepfathers > Drama.
Stepdaughters > Drama.
Man-woman relationships > Drama.
Pedophilia > Drama.

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