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The Human Stain (2003)

The Human Stain
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6.2 IMDB rating
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Anthony Hopkins Anthony Hopkins
Coleman Silk
Nicole Kidman Nicole Kidman
Faunia Farley
Ed Harris Ed Harris
Lester Farley
Gary Sinise Gary Sinise
Nathan Zuckerman
Wentworth Miller Wentworth Miller
Young Coleman Silk
Jacinda Barrett Jacinda Barrett
Steena Paulsson
Harry Lennix Harry Lennix
Mr. Silk
Clark Gregg Clark Gregg
Nelson Primus


Written by
Philip Roth Philip Roth
(novel)
Nicholas Meyer Nicholas Meyer
(screenplay)


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An interesting failure

9 years, 1 month ago at Feb 7 16:41
Honestly, beforehand, I had never heard of this movie but since there was a pretty good cast, I thought I should give it a try. First of all, I must admit it was a really intriguing premise. A black boy is born looking like a white boy and when he becomes adult he decides to lie about his origins and pretends to be white to avoid being discriminated. Sounds fascinating, right ? It was indeed spell... read more
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Description: The Human Stain is the story of Coleman Silk (Hopkins), a classics professor with a terrible secret that is about to shatter his life in a small New England town. When his affair with a young troubled janitor (Kidman) is uncovered, the secret Silk had harbored for over fifty years from his wife, his children and colleague, writer Nathan Zuckerman, fast explodes in a conflagration of devastating consequences. It is Zuckerman who stumbles upon Silk's secret and sets out to reconstruct the unknown biography of this eminent, upright man, esteemed as an educator for nearly all his life, and to understand how this ingeniously contrive ... (more)
Release date: 29 October 2003
UPC: 786936238570
Tags: Romance (6), Thriller (5), 2003 (3), Racism (3), Mystery (2), Drama (2), (2), 2000s (2), True Whigger (1), Novel Based (1), SnP (1), Apr 08 (1), Sort (1), Moviemento Archive (1), Box Office Flop (1), Thrillers (1), # Eng (1), Spiritual Cinema (1), Netflix (1), Dramas (1)
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