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The Mind of Mr. Soames (1970)

GP  -  Sci-Fi | Drama  -  18 June 1971 (Mexico)
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A man who has been in a coma since infancy is awakened.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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John Soames
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Dr. Bergen
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Dr. Maitland
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Thomas Fleming
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Joe Allan
Norman Jones ...
Davis
Dan Jackson ...
Nicholls
Vickery Turner ...
Naomi
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Jenny Bannerman
Scott Forbes ...
Richard Bannerman
Joe McPartland ...
Inspector Moore
Pamela Moiseiwitsch ...
Girl on Train (as Pamela Moseiwitsch)
Billy Cornelius ...
Sgt. Clifford
Jon Croft ...
Guard
Esmond Webb ...
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Since his birth, 30 years ago, John Soames is in a coma. Now he's operated and brought to life in a neurologic clinic. A tense plan shall make him develop from a 30 years old baby to a man, but there's no time for the love and care a normal baby would receive. He manages to flee... Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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18 June 1971 (Mexico)  »

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Das zweite Leben des Mr. Soames  »

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not your run-of-the-mill movie
20 February 2000 | by (Pennsylvania USA) – See all my reviews

If you are looking for something out of the ordinary,this movie is worth watching. It tells a deeply moving story of a man who has awakened from a coma that he has been in since birth and has 30 years of catching up to do. Terence Stamp plays the lead and is well suited to the part. He is a fine actor who has not recei ved enough accolades.


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