The Caretakers

  • 1963
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

Bergen stars as a young housewife who blames herself for the accidental death of her child and finally has a complete nervous breakdown in the middle of a movie theater while watching a newsreel. She is brought to a mental hospital, where progressive doctor Stack tries experimental effective and humane therapy. His efforts are constantly thwarted, however,...read more

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(Movie Clip) Here To Help You
The just-committed Lorna (Polly Bergen) gets her first visit from shrink MacLeod (Robert Stack), with aides Denning (Van Williams) and Horne (Diane Mc (more…)
(Movie Clip) Ready For Trouble
From the opening credits, terrific freak-out by Polly Bergen (soon to be introduced as Lorna Melford), at a showing of West Side Story, opening produc (more…)

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