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The Mind Snatchers ()

The Happiness Cage (original title)
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A German scientist works on a way of quelling overly aggressive soldiers by developing implants that directly stimulate the pleasure centers of the brain.

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Privatz James H. Reese
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Dr. Frederick
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The Major
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Sergeant Boford Miles
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Lawrence Shannon - orderly
Bette Henritze ...
Anna Kraus
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Nurse Schroeder
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Medic
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Lisa (as Birthe Newmann)
Claus Nissen ...
Army Psychiatrist
Vibeke Juul Bengtsson ...
(as Vibeke Bengtsson)
Katherine Argo
Norman Mackie
Leslie Ogle
Torben Hundal
Søren Steen ...
(as Soren Steen)
Melvyn Ellis
John Zellers
Colleen Meeker
Jorgen Falster
Marsden Wagner
Morten Dryer
Dianna Vangsaa ...
(as Diana Vangsaa)
Roland Jourdan

Directed by

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Bernard Girard

Written by (WGA)

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Ron Whyte ... (screenplay by)
 
Dennis Reardon ... (play "The Happiness Cage")

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George Goodman ... producer
Richard Lewis ... producer
Joseph Papp ... producer

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Christopher Dedrick ... (as Chris Dedrick)
Phil Ramone

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Manny Wynn ... director of photography

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Sidney Katz

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William Molyneux

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William Molyneux

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Lene Ravn Henriksen ... makeup artist (as Lene Henriksen)

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Morten Schyberg ... production manager

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Sven Wickman ... assistant director (as Svend Wickman)

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Karen Bentzon ... property master
Viggo Bentzon ... set constructor
Willy Berg Hansen ... set dresser

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Ross Gaffney ... sound effects
Al Gramaglia ... mixer
Gert Madsen ... location mixer

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Svend Breggervord ... gaffer (as Svend Breggerborg)
Jimmy Leavens ... key grip
Ronnie Fox Rogers ... camera operator

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Jytta Paaye ... wardrobe (as Jytte Paabye)

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The Free Design ... music performers (as Free Design)

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Tom Aldredge ... dialogue director
Anne Ansfelt ... continuity (as Anne Ansfeldt)
Belle Halpern ... assistant to the producer
Eva Karmark ... production secretary

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Taglines Sometimes the cure is deadlier than the disease. See more »
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Also Known As
  • Mind Snatchers (United States)
  • The Mind Snatchers (United States)
  • The Demon Within
  • Ein Draht im Kopf (West Germany)
  • Brain Control (Italy)
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  • 94 min
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Movie Connections Featured in Trailer Trauma 2: Drive-In Monsterama (2016). See more »
Crazy Credits After the end credits have rolled, over a freeze-frame of Private Reese, a Newsweek magazine cover picturing a monkey titled "Probing the Brain" is displayed, along with the text "In 1954, two Canadian scientists discovered that the brain contained areas of pleasure and of pain. Since then, in research institutes, hospitals, and sanitariums all over the world, electrical wires have been placed into the brains of guinea pigs, rabbits, monkeys......and humans." See more »
Quotes The Major: Frankly, who would miss him?
Dr. Frederick: Who would miss him? Who, indeed. God help lonely people.
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