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    Unique ID Code: 0000138922
    Added by: David Beckett
    Added on: 24/1/2011 15:00
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    Certificate: PG
    Running Time: 79
    Retail Price: £9.99
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    Content Type: Movie

    Bedlam: an eighteenth century lunatic asylum whose very name arouses dread and fear. Its malevolent director, Master George Sims (Boris Karloff) owes his position to the unpleasant local landowner (Billy House) and takes a keen pleasure in cruelly abusing his inmates. Lord Mortimer keeps an actress Nell Bowen (Anna Lee) on his retinue because she is pretty and entertaining, but when Nell visits Bedlam and sees its barbarity she asks her Quaker friend, Hannay (Richard Fraser) to try and initiate reforms. Her attempts at reform are thwarted by the evil Sims who has her committed to his 'care' in Bedlam to take her place amongst the insane…

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    Video Tracks:
    Full Frame 1.33:1

    Audio Tracks:
    Dolby Digital 2.0 Mono English

    Directed By:
    Mark Robson

    Written By:

    Boris Karloff
    Anna Lee
    Billy House
    Richard Fraser
    Glen Vernon
    Ian Wolfe
    Jason Robards Sr.
    Leyland Hodgson
    Joan Newton
    Elizabeth Russell

    Soundtrack By:
    Roy Webb

    Director of Photography:
    Nicholas Musuraca

    Lyle Boyer

    Costume Designer:
    Edward Stevenson

    Val Lewton

    Executive Producer:
    Jack J. Gross

    Odeon Entertainment

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