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The Snake Pit (1948)

16 11/04/1948 (US) DramaMystery 1h 48m

Married and in love... with a man she didn't know or want!

Overview

Virginia Cunningham is confused upon finding herself in a mental hospital, with no memory of her arrival at the institution. Tormented by delusions and unable to even recognize her husband, Robert, she is treated by Dr. Mark Kik, who is determined to get to the root of her mental illness. As her treatment progresses, flashbacks depict events in Virginia's life that may have contributed to her instability.

  1. Anatole Litvak

    Director

  2. Mary Jane Ward

    Novel

  3. Frank Partos

    Screenplay

  4. Millen Brand

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Olivia de Havilland

    Olivia de Havilland

    Virginia Stuart Cunningham

  2. Mark Stevens

    Mark Stevens

    Robert Cunningham

  3. Leo Genn

    Leo Genn

    Doctor Mark H. Van Kensdelaerik (Dr. "Kik")

  4. Celeste Holm

    Celeste Holm

    Grace

  5. Glenn Langan

    Glenn Langan

    Doctor Terry

  6. Helen Craig

    Helen Craig

    Nurse Davis

  7. Leif Erickson

    Leif Erickson

    Gordon

  8. Beulah Bondi

    Beulah Bondi

    Mrs. Greer

  9. Lee Patrick

    Lee Patrick

    Asylum Inmate

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The Snake Pit
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