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The scarlet letter / a WGBH/Boston production ; produced and directed by Rick Hauser ; adapted for television by Allan Knee and Alvin Sapinsley.

Format Video (DVD)
Publication InfoBoston : WGBH, [2003]
Description2 videodiscs (approximately 240 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Other author/creatorHauser, Rick.
Other author/creatorKnee, Allan.
Other author/creatorSapinsley, Alvin.
Other author/creatorFoster, Meg.
Other author/creatorHeard, John, 1945-
Other author/creatorConway, Kevin.
Other author/creatorHawthorne, Nathaniel, 1804-1864.
Other author/creatorWGBH (Radio station : Boston, Mass.)
Contents Special features: Full screen version (4:3) -- On the set of The Scarlet Letter and other behind-the-scenes extras -- Hawthorne biography -- Cast filmographies -- Discussion questions for educators -- Scene selection -- Language: English -- Subtitles: English.
Abstract Nathaniel Hawthorne's novel brings to life the attitudes and passions of 17th century New England. Condemned by her Puritan fellows for having a child out of wedlock, Hester Prynne is forced to wear a scarlet letter.
General noteOriginally broadcast by PBS in 1979.
General noteSpecial features include: On the set of The Scarlet Letter and other behind-the-scenes extras; Hawthorne biography; cast filmographies; discussion questions for educators.
CreditsDirector of photography, Bob Collins ; music composed by John Morris.
Cast Meg Foster, John Heard, Kevin Conway.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Technical detailsDVD.
LanguageClosed captioned.
Genre/formTelevision mini-series.
Genre/formVideo recordings for the hearing impaired.
UPC 783421366794
Publisher numberWG36679 WGBH
Stock numberMidwest Tape (

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