The Human Stain

$5m

DBO

$20m

FBO
18 2002 106 minutes Facebook

Synopsis

Dr. Coleman Silk, a respected university classics professor, is involved in a passionate affair with a cleaning woman who is married to a jealous, violent man. As the affair heats up and the woman's husband becomes more dangerous, a fifty-year-old secret from Coleman's past surfaces, threatening to ruin his entire life.

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The Human Stain - A Big Deal

The Human Stain - A Big Deal

Over a tense breakfast, Faunia snaps on Coleman. In this scene: Faunia Farley (Nicole Kidman), Coleman Silk (Anthony Hopkins)

The Human Stain - Senses

The Human Stain - Senses

Nathan tries to talk some sense into Coleman regarding his relationship with Faunia and her ex Lester. In this scene: Coleman Silk (Anthony Hopkins), Nathan Zuckerman (Gary Sinise)

The Human Stain - A Ride

The Human Stain - A Ride

When Coleman finds Faunia stranded on the side of the road, he offers to give her a ride home. In this scene: Coleman Silk (Anthony Hopkins), Faunia Farley (Nicole Kidman)

The Human Stain - Tender Is The Night

The Human Stain - Tender Is The Night

In the past, a young Coleman Silk is entranced with co-ed Steena Paulsson. In this scene: Young Coleman Silk (Wentworth Miller), Steena Paulsson (Jacinda Barrett)

The Human Stain - Housecall

The Human Stain - Housecall

Though they've never met, Coleman shows up at writer Nathan Zuckerman's house with a story he wants him to write. In this scene: Nathan Zuckerman (Gary Sinise), Coleman Silk (Anthony Hopkins)

The Human Stain - The Crow

The Human Stain - The Crow

As Faunia's mental health deteriorates, she confides in her favorite bird: a black crow. In this scene: Faunia Farley (Nicole Kidman)

The Human Stain - Full Disclosure?

The Human Stain - Full Disclosure?

It's Nathan's turn to interview Zuckerman about Coleman, leaving Nathan with some sense of closure. In this scene: Nathan Zuckerman (Gary Sinise), Lester Farley (Ed Harris)

The Human Stain - Cheek to Cheek

The Human Stain - Cheek to Cheek

Coleman and Nathan get to know each other over a classic tune. In this scene: Coleman Silk (Anthony Hopkins), Nathan Zuckerman (Gary Sinise)

The Human Stain - Accusation

The Human Stain - Accusation

Professor Silk's unfortunate word usage in class lands him in hot water with the school's brass. In this scene: Coleman Silk (Anthony Hopkins)

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Starring: Nicole Kidman, Anthony Hopkins

Over a tense breakfast, Faunia snaps on Coleman. In this scene: Faunia Farley (Nicole Kidman), Coleman Silk (Anthony Hopkins)