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Release Date: 1977

DVD Release Date: September 25th, 2001

R|1 hr 36 min

Plot Summary
Pretty and privileged Deborah (Kathleen Quinlan) is, at the age of 16, a borderline schizophrenic who spends most of her waking hours in a bizarre fantasy realm. After a failed suicide attempt, she lands in a mental institution, where the hostile environment threatens to destabilize her condition even further. It's only through the focused attention of the sympathetic Dr. Fried (Bibi Andersson) that Deborah is gradually able to distinguish between dreams and reality again.

Cast: Kathleen Quinlan, Bibi Andersson, Reni Santoni, Susan Tyrrell, Diane Varsi, Signe Hasso

Director: Anthony Page

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Fadsin Cinema Associates

Keywords: Mother, Growing up, Tense, 1970s, Father, Transformation, Creative

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