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The humans / produced by Louise Lovegrove, Stephen Karam ; written and directed by Stephen Karam.

Karam, Stephen, (film director,, film producer,, screenwriter.). Lovegrove, Louise, (film producer.). Jenkins, Richard, 1947- (actor.). Houdyshell, Jayne, 1953- (actor.). Schumer, Amy, (actor.). Feldstein, Beanie, (actor.). Karam, Stephen. Motion picture adaptation of (work): Humans. (Added Author). Lions Gate Films (Santa Monica, Calif.), (publisher.). Richard Jenkins, Jayne Houdyshell, Amy Schumer, Beanie Feldstein, Steven Yeun, June Squibb. (Cast).

Record details

  • ISBN: 6318723706 : DVD
  • ISBN: 9786318723701 : DVD
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (106 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Santa Monica, California] : Lionsgate, [2022]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the play by Stephen Karam.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2021.
Wide screen.
Special features: audio commentary with writer-director Stephen Karam; Our ruffled spirits: making The humans; outtakes.
Participant or Performer Note:
Richard Jenkins, Jayne Houdyshell, Amy Schumer, Beanie Feldstein, Steven Yeun, June Squibb.
Summary, etc.:
Erik Blake has gathered three generations of his Pennsylvania family to celebrate Thanksgiving at his daughter's apartment in lower Manhattan. As darkness falls outside and eerie things start to go bump in the night, the group's deepest fears are laid bare. The piercingly funny and haunting debut film from writer-director Stephen Karam, adapted from his Tony Award╩╝-winning play, THE HUMANS explores the hidden dread of a family and the love that binds them together.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R.
System Details Note:
DVD, wide screen; Dolby digital 5.1.
Language Note:
English dialogue; Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Subject: Families > Drama.
Fear > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Fiction films.
Psychological films.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

Available copies

  • 2 of 9 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Terryville Public Library.


  • 2 current holds with 9 total copies.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Terryville Public Library DVD F HUM (Text) 34028153266797 Adult New DVD Checked out 06/30/2022

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