• Asylum (1972)


Release Date: 1972

DVD Release Date: November 30th, 2004

PG |1 hr 28 min

Plot Summary

When Dr. Martin (Robert Powell) goes on a job interview at a British insane asylum, he learns that he must interview the asylum's inmates in order to be considered for the position. Dr. Rutherford (Patrick Magee), who is wheelchair-bound because of an assault by an inmate, tells Dr. Martin that he will consider him for the position if he can discover which of the inmates is Dr. Starr, a former head doctor at the asylum who suffered a nervous breakdown.

Cast: Peter Cushing, Britt Ekland, Herbert Lom, Patrick Magee, Barry Morse, Barbara Parkins, Robert Powell, Charlotte Rampling

Director: Roy Ward Baker

Genres: Horror , Thriller

Production Co: Amicus Productions, Harbour Productions Limited

Keywords: Doctor, Murder, Dark, Mystery, 1970s, England, Hospital, Suspenseful