The Snake Pit

  • 1948
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

Produced under the aegis of 20th Century-Fox studio head Darryl F. Zanuck, this remains one of the best screen explorations of mental illness and its treatment. In a bravura performance, de Havilland is a disturbed young woman who is put into a mental institution by her husband, Stevens. While he loves his wife, he realizes that she needs more help than...read more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (2 Credits)
Frank Partos
Millen Brand
Source (1 Credit)
Mary Jane Ward
Producer (2 Credits)
Robert Bassler
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Leo Tover
Editor (1 Credit)
Dorothy Spencer
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Alfred Newman
Art Director (2 Credits)
Joseph C. Wright
Lyle Wheeler
Set Decorator (2 Credits)
Ernest Lansing
Thomas Little
Costumes (1 Credit)
Bonnie Cashin
Music Director (1 Credit)
Alfred Newman
Make Up (1 Credit)
Ben Nye