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The snake pit

Author: Darryl Francis ZanuckAnatole LitvakRobert BasslerAlfred NewmanOlivia De HavillandAll authors
Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2004] ©2004
Series: Studio classic, 19.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Following an emotional collapse a woman is placed in a mental institution by her husband. The severity of her depression causes her sympathetic doctor to try electric shock, hydrotherapy, and drugs, along with psychoanalysis.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Film adaptations
Drama
Named Person: Mary Jane Ward
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Darryl Francis Zanuck; Anatole Litvak; Robert Bassler; Alfred Newman; Olivia De Havilland; Celeste Holm; Mark Stevens; Leo Genn; Glenn Langan; Aubrey Solomon; Mary Jane Ward; Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation.; Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
OCLC Number: 55232676
Language Note: English (stereo or mono), French (mono) or Spanish (mono) dialogue with optional English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 1948.
Based on the novel by Mary Jane Ward.
Special features include commentary by film historian and author Aubrey Solomon; movietone news: "N.Y. film critics honor Olivia de Havilland," "National Magazines Make Film Awards," "Showmen Honor 'The Snake Pit'," "Special film award is presented for 'The Snake Pit'," "Motion Picture Academy Awards film 'Oscars'"; still gallery; theatrical trailer.
Credits: Director of photography, Leo Tover; music, Alfred Newman; editor, Dorothy Spencer.
Cast: Olivia De Havilland, Celeste Holm, Mark Stevens, Leo Genn, Glenn Langan.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (108 min.) : sound, black & white ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC, region 1, full frame format.
Series Title: Studio classic, 19.
Other Titles: Snake pit (Motion picture)
Responsibility: Twentieth Century Fox ; Darryl F. Zanuck presents ; produced by Anatole Litvak and Robert Bassler ; directed by Anatole Litvak.
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Following an emotional collapse a woman is placed in a mental institution by her husband. The severity of her depression causes her sympathetic doctor to try electric shock, hydrotherapy, and drugs, along with psychoanalysis.

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