A seriously ill schoolteacher becomes dependent on a "miracle" drug that begins to affect his sanity.

  1. Cyril Hume

    Screenplay, Story

  2. Richard Maibaum

    Screenplay, Story

  3. Burton Roueche


  4. Nicholas Ray


Top Billed Cast

  1. James Mason

    James Mason

    Ed Avery

  2. Barbara Rush

    Barbara Rush

    Lou Avery

  3. Walter Matthau

    Walter Matthau

    Wally Gibbs

  4. Robert F. Simon

    Robert F. Simon

    Dr. Norton

  5. Christopher Olsen

    Richie Avery

Full Cast & Crew

Bigger Than Life
Bigger Than Life



Status Released

Release Information

  • August 2, 1956


    No rating information.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 35m

Budget -

Revenue -



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