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The Affair (1995)

TV Movie  |  R  |   |  Drama, Romance  |  14 October 1995 (USA)
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A black soldier in World War II England begins an affair with a white woman whose husband is a soldier currently overseas in battle and in doubts of her relationship with him as she ... See full summary »

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Travis Holloway
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A black soldier in World War II England begins an affair with a white woman whose husband is a soldier currently overseas in battle and in doubts of her relationship with him as she discovered he had been having an affair with his secretary. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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Rated R for strong sexuality, and for some language and drug use | See all certifications »
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Strange Fruit
Written by Lewis Allan (Abel Meeropol)
Performed by Billie Holiday
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A thought provoking drama
20 October 2002 | by (Las Vegas, Nevada) – See all my reviews

Courtney B. Vance is a talented actor who is often overlooked for his many fine performances. This 1995 film produced by HBO Films for airing on the popular cable network being one of them. Vance portrays an American soldier fighting during World War II who begins having an affair with a married woman (Kerry Fox). When word of their affair gets out, racial tensions emerge and the soldier stands on trial for his life all because of racial bigotry. Vance gives one of his all time greatest performances in this little known film that even by HBO standards didn't get the attention that it deserved.


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