In a Scottish sanitarium, a brilliant research psychiatrist works on a treatment for dementia precox. He falls for his altruistic female lab assistant and they begin a passionate tragic relationship.
Did You Know?
The original play upon which this film is based, "Jupiter Laughs", opened on Broadway in New York City, New York, USA at the Biltmore Theatre, 261 W. 47th St. on 9 September 1940, but ran for only 24 performances until 28 September. The leads were played by Alexander Knox
and Jessica Tandy
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Comin' Thro' the Rye
Traditional Scottish tune
Incorporated into the score often during the Scottish scenes See more