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The scarlet letter / WGBH/Boston in association with RM Productions ; produced and directed by Rich Hauser ; teleplay by Allan Knee & Alvin Sapinsley.

Available copies

  • 5 of 7 copies available at SC LENDS. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Kershaw County Library System.

Current holds

0 current holds with 7 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Kershaw - Elgin Library DVD Scarlet (Text) 33255003124576 Adult DVD Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1578079748
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (240 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Full frame version.
  • Publisher: South Burlington, VT : WGBH Video, [between 2000 and 2009?]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Television adaptation of the novel by Nathaniel Hawthorne.
DVD features: on the set the The scarlet letter, and other behind-the-scenes extras; Hawthorne biography; cast filmographies, discussion questions for educators.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Bob Collins ; production design, Eugene Lee & Franne Lee ; editors, Dick Barltett, Ken Denisoff, Tucker Wiard ; music, John Morris.
Participant or Performer Note:
Meg Foster, John Heard, Kevin Conway, Elisa Erali, Ralph Drischell.
Summary, etc.:
While her lover's identity remains a secret, a young woman in 18th-century New England is condemned to wear a scarlet A in atonement for her sin and birth of a child out of wedlock.
Target Audience Note:
GN640L Lexile
Grade 7 to adult.
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD Dolby digital.
Language Note:
Subject: American literature > Television adaptations.
American literature > Film adaptations.
Adultery > Drama.
Puritans > Drama.
Historical films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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