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The human stain, Miramax Films and Lakeshore Entertainment present a Lakeshore Entertainment and Stone Village production in association with Cinerenta-Cineepsilon ; producers, Gary Lucchesi, Scott Steindorff, Tom Rosenberg ; screenplay by Nicholas Meyer ; directed by Robert Benton

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The human stain, Miramax Films and Lakeshore Entertainment present a Lakeshore Entertainment and Stone Village production in association with Cinerenta-Cineepsilon ; producers, Gary Lucchesi, Scott Steindorff, Tom Rosenberg ; screenplay by Nicholas Meyer ; directed by Robert Benton
Language
eng
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for language and sexuality/nudity
Main title
The human stain
Oclc number
54839008
Responsibility statement
Miramax Films and Lakeshore Entertainment present a Lakeshore Entertainment and Stone Village production in association with Cinerenta-Cineepsilon ; producers, Gary Lucchesi, Scott Steindorff, Tom Rosenberg ; screenplay by Nicholas Meyer ; directed by Robert Benton
Runtime
105
Summary
Coleman Silk is a respected professor at a New England college who suddenly finds his life unraveling after a comment he makes about some African-American students is misinterpreted as a racial slur. As the scandal heats up, Nathan Zuckerman, a writer researching a biography of Silk, begins to dig deeply into Silk's life. Eventually, matters are made worse when Coleman's affair with a young married janitor named Faunia Farley is exposed. But amid the controversy, Silk must struggle to keep his greatest secret, a secret he's held for the majority of his life, from becoming made public
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action

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