A university research scientist, about to lose funding and status, has a lab accident and discovers he can see people's true intentions -- making his situation even worse.
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Dr. Jack Sutree
For a minute there... I lost myself.
One of the goals of the film was to utilize cinema as purely as possible. That's why there are no opening credit; not even individual or film company names. The first thing seen is the film's title which reflects the main theme; a transition from a solid belief in the sciences to an awareness of phenomena that is less scientific. See more
References Sweet Smell of Success
The Water Goblin, Op. 107
Composed by Antonín Dvorák
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