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Scarlet Letter

Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 20 min.

Plot Summary
In Puritan New England, Hester Prynne (Lillian Gish) marries Roger Chillingsworth (Henry B. Walthall) at the behest of her father. When Roger is away, Hester forms a bond with the sensitive Rev. Arthur Dimmesdale (Lars Hanson). Later, when Hester gives birth to a daughter, people in the village suspect that Roger is not the father and force Hester to wear a letter A for adultery until she reveals the father of her child. Arthur, meanwhile, is overcome by guilt and decides to take action.

Cast: Lillian Gish , Lars Hanson , Henry B. Walthall , Karl Dane , William H. Tooker , Marcelle Corday , Fred Herzog , Jules Cowles

Director: Victor Sjöstrom

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Metro Goldwyn Mayer

Scarlet Letter (1926)

Release Date: February 27th, 2005|1 hr. 20 min.

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