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The Scarlet Letter

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Release Date: October 13, 1995Running Time: 135 mins.
MPAA Rating: RBox Office: $10,378,982.00
Genre: Adaptation, Drama, Period, Romance


Demi Moore

Gary Oldman

Robert Duvall

Rob Carliner

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Set in puritanical Boston in the mid 1600s, the story of seamstress Hester Prynne, who is outcast after she becomes pregnant by a respected reverend. She refuses to divulge the name of the father, is "convicted" of adultery and forced to wear a scarlet "A" until an Indian attack unites the Puritans and leads to a reevaluation of their laws and morals.