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Bedlam: The History of Bethlem Hospital (2010)

Following years of secrecy, the Bethlem Royal Hospital in London became infamous in the 1600's for its inhumane and cruel treatments of its "mad" patients. Explore the gruesome history of the world's most well known mental institution.

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Joe Matthews

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Credited cast:
David France David France ... King George III
Stephen Leddington Stephen Leddington ... Parliamentary Yeoman
Matthew David McCarthy Matthew David McCarthy ... Beefeater
Oliver Messenger ... Crazy Jack Limehouse
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Following years of secrecy, the Bethlem Royal Hospital in London became infamous in the 1600's for its inhumane and cruel treatments of its "mad" patients. Explore the gruesome history of the world's most well known mental institution.

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Documentary | Drama

Certificate:

PG-13

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 March 2010 (UK) See more »

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Budget:

GBP130,000 (estimated)
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