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The humans / A24 and IAC Films present ; 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.). Yeun, Steven, (actor.). Squibb, June, 1929- (actor.). Muhly, Nico, (composer (expression)). Crawley, Lol, 1974- (director of photography.). Houy, Nick, (editor of moving image work.). Karam, Stephen. Motion picture adaptation of (work): Humans. (Added Author). A24 (Firm), (presenter.). IAC Films, (presenter.). Lions Gate Entertainment (Firm), (publisher.). Richard Jenkins, Jayne Houdyshell, Amy Schumer, Beanie Feldstein, Steven Yeun, June Squibb. (Cast).

Record details

  • 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.
Title from container.
Special features: audio commentary with writer-director Stephen Karam; Our ruffled spirits: making The humans; outtakes.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Edited by Nick Houy; director of photography, Lol Crawley; original music by Nico Muhly.
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:
MPA rating: R, for some sexual materal and language.
System Details Note:
DVD; region 1, NTSC; wide screen; Dolby digital 5.1.
Language Note:
English dialogue; Spanish subtitles.
Subject: Families > Drama.
Fear > Drama.
Conflict of generations > Drama.
Thanksgiving Day > Drama.
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.) > Drama.
New York (N.Y.) > Drama.
Genre: Domestic drama (Motion pictures)
Psychological films.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

Available copies

  • 7 of 9 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Stone County.


  • 0 current holds with 9 total copies.
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Stone County-Blue Eye F HUM (Text) 31358000556964 Video Available -

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