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The Resource The scarlet letter, a Light Movie/ Allied Stars/Cinergi/Moving Pictures production ; produced by Andrew G. Vajna, Roland Joffe ; directed by Roland Joffe ; screenplay by Douglas Day Stewart

The scarlet letter, a Light Movie/ Allied Stars/Cinergi/Moving Pictures production ; produced by Andrew G. Vajna, Roland Joffe ; directed by Roland Joffe ; screenplay by Douglas Day Stewart

Label
The scarlet letter
Title
The scarlet letter
Statement of responsibility
a Light Movie/ Allied Stars/Cinergi/Moving Pictures production ; produced by Andrew G. Vajna, Roland Joffe ; directed by Roland Joffe ; screenplay by Douglas Day Stewart
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Hester Prynne, a young woman in 17th century Boston, 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
Cataloging source
IlCrlFMD
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Alex Thomson ; production designer, Roy Walker ; editor, Thom Noble ; music, John Barry
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 813/.54
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: R
  • 11-adult
Intended audience source
BWI
Language note
Soundtrack in English; subtitles in English; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.S33 2002
PerformerNote
Demi Moore, Gary Oldman, Robert Duvall, Robert Prosky, Edward Hardwicke, Joan Plowright
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1930-
  • 1944-
  • 1945-
  • 1804-1864
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Moore, Demi
  • Oldman, Gary
  • Duvall, Robert
  • Prosky, Robert
  • Hardwicke, Edward
  • Plowright, Joan
  • Vajna, Andrew G.
  • Joffé, Roland
  • Stewart, Douglas Day
  • Hawthorne, Nathaniel
  • Light Movie (Firm)
  • Allied Stars (Firm)
  • Cinergi Pictures Entertainment Inc
  • Moving Pictures, Inc
  • Hollywood Pictures Home Video (Firm)
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
135
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Adultery
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Puritans
  • Films for the hearing impaired
  • Feature films
  • Massachusetts
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The scarlet letter, a Light Movie/ Allied Stars/Cinergi/Moving Pictures production ; produced by Andrew G. Vajna, Roland Joffe ; directed by Roland Joffe ; screenplay by Douglas Day Stewart
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the book by Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1995
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc (circa 135 min.)
Isbn
9780788836084
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936182675
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
26288
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 875654
  • (OCoLC)bwi08474943
  • AGT-0457
  • (KyLxBWI)875654
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 5.1 surround; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The scarlet letter, a Light Movie/ Allied Stars/Cinergi/Moving Pictures production ; produced by Andrew G. Vajna, Roland Joffe ; directed by Roland Joffe ; screenplay by Douglas Day Stewart
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the book by Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1995
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc (circa 135 min.)
Isbn
9780788836084
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936182675
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
26288
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 875654
  • (OCoLC)bwi08474943
  • AGT-0457
  • (KyLxBWI)875654
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 5.1 surround; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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