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Robert G. Vignola in The Scarlet Letter

The Scarlet Letter

1934 NR

In this 1934 adaptation of Nathaniel Hawthorne's classic novel, silent film actress Colleen Moore stars as Hester Prynne, a Puritan woman whose indiscretions force her to wear a flaming red &NFi;A&NFi_;. Taking advantage of her vulnerable position, a middle-aged man from her past (Henry B. Walthall) preys upon the benevolent pastor (Hardie Albright) who loves Hester, changing both their lives forever. The supporting cast includes Alan Hale.