George Orr, a man whose dreams can change waking reality, tries to suppress this unpredictable gift with drugs. Dr. Haber, an assigned psychiatrist, discovers the gift to be real and hypnotically induces Mr. Orr to change reality for the benefit of mankind --- with bizarre and frightening results. Written by
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The night that this was first broadcast, there was a major power outage in the Pacific Northwest, which meant that author Ursula K. Le Guin
was unable to watch the film based on her own book on its first run. See more
You know what they say, neurotics build castles in the sky, psychotics live in them.
Psychiatrists collect the rent.
Remade as Lathe of Heaven