Beautiful Dreamers

  • 1992
  • Movie
  • PG-13
  • Drama, Historical

Veteran character actor Rip Torn stars as l9th-century poet Walt Whitman in BEAUTIFUL DREAMERS, a charming tale of sympathy, understanding and friendship. Set in Canada circa 1880, the story revolves around Dr. Maurice Bucke (Colm Feore), a young psychiatrist who seeks to change some of the barbaric methods used to treat patients at his asylum. After meeting...read more

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Poet Walt Whitman becomes interested in Dr. Maurice Bucke's controversial treatment of the mentally retarded.

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  • Released: 1992
  • Rating: PG-13
  • Review: Veteran character actor Rip Torn stars as l9th-century poet Walt Whitman in BEAUTIFUL DREAMERS, a charming tale of sympathy, understanding and friendship. Set in Canada circa 1880, the story revolves around Dr. Maurice Bucke (Colm Feore), a young psychiat… (more)

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