The scarlet letter [DVD videorecording] 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.
Contributor(s): Joffé, Roland [pro, drt] | Vajna, Andrew G [pro] | Stewart, Douglas Day [aus] | Moore, Demi [act] | Oldman, Gary [act] | Duvall, Robert [act] | Hardwicke, Edward [act] | Plowright, Joan [act] | Hawthorne, Nathaniel. Scarlet letter | 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).Material type: FilmPublisher: [Burbank, CA] : Hollywood Pictures Home Entertainment : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, Edition: Fullscreen version.Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 135 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.ISBN: 0788836080.Uniform titles: Scarlet letter (Motion picture : 1995) Subject(s): Hawthorne, Nathaniel, 1804-1864 -- Film adaptations | Adultery -- Drama | Puritans -- Drama | False personation -- Drama | Boston (Mass.) -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- DramaGenre/Form: Film adaptations. | Fiction films. | Feature films. | Feature films -- United States. | Video recordings for the hearing impaired.DDC classification: 791.43/72 LOC classification: PS1868 | .A12 2002
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DVD, NTSC; region 1; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1 surround.
In English with optional English SDH subtitles; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Demi Moore, Gary Oldman, Robert Duvall, Robert Prosky, Edward Hardwicke, Joan Plowright, Roy Dotrice, Lisa Jolliff-Andoh.
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.
Freely adapted from the novel by Nathaniel Hawthorne.
Videodisc release of the 1995 motion picture.
Digitally mastered; dual-layer format.
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.
MPAA rating: Rated R.