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The Scarlet Letter
Directed by:
Roland Joffé

Directed by Roland Joffé, and written by Douglas Day Stewart (screenplay), "The Scarlet Letter" (also known as "Scharlachrote Buchstabe, Der", "Lettera scarlatta, La") is a Drama/Romance film, released on October 13 of 1995 in the USA . Demi Moore and Gary Oldman are starring, alongside Robert Duvall, Lisa Joliffe-Andoh, Edward Hardwicke and Robert Prosky.

When intimacy is forbidden and passion is a sin, love is the most defiant crime of all.

Who directed "The Scarlet Letter":

The Scarlet Letter was directed by Roland Joffé, an English director, producer, and writer.

Before directing The Scarlet Letter, Roland Joffé had directed Super Mario Bros., released in 1993, City of Joy (1992), Fat Man and Little Boy (1989), The Mission (1986), The Killing Fields (1984). Since, he directed Goodbye Lover, released in 1998, Captivity (2007).

What was the release date of "The Scarlet Letter":

The Scarlet Letter was first released on Friday, October 13, 1995, in the United States. Other films released on Friday, October 13, 1995 are Blue in the Face (dir. Paul Auster and Wayne Wang), Delta of Venus (dir. Zalman King), Feast of July (dir. Christopher Menaul), and Gospa (dir. Jakov Sedlar). This was twenty-four (24) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, November 17, 1995 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, May 01, 1996 in France; Thursday, April 18, 1996 in Germany; Thursday, December 28, 1995 in Spain and on Thursday, January 25, 1996 in Australia.

What is the cast of "The Scarlet Letter":

At the casting of The Scarlet Letter we find Demi Moore, previously seen in Disclosure (1994) and Indecent Proposal (1993); Gary Oldman (Murder in the First (1995), Immortal Beloved (1994)); Robert Duvall (The Stars Fell on Henrietta (1995), Something to Talk About (1995)) [ more... ]

  • Robert Duvall and Robert Prosky have both also be seen in The Natural, released in 1984.
  • Diane Salinger and Demi Moore also appeared together in The Butcher's Wife, released in 1991.
  • Robert Prosky and Joan Plowright can both be seen in Last Action Hero, released in 1993.

What is the Storyline of "The Scarlet Letter":

In the Massachusetts Bay Colony in 1667, there is an uneasy truce between Puritans and Algonquian. Metacomet (Eric Schweig) becomes the tribe's new chief after the death and cremation of his father Massasoit. Hester Prynne (Demi Moore) arrives overseas from England, seeking independence. She waits for her husband, befriending Quakers and setting up a home. As time passes, she falls for a young minister, Arthur Dimmesdale (Gary Oldman), who feels the same way about her. When they hear the news that her [...]

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