Something Wild Poster

Release Date: 1961

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 52 min

Plot Summary
When college girl Mary Ann Robinson (Carroll Baker) is attacked and raped, her world is shattered. Unable to carry on a normal routine with her critical mother, Mary Ann takes a room in a New York City hovel and accepts a job at a dime store as she struggles to come to grips with her ordeal. Sinking into isolation, she attempts suicide and is saved by a concerned bystander, lonely auto mechanic Mike (Ralph Meeker). Mary Ann moves in with Mike but soon questions his motives for wanting to help.

Cast: Carroll Baker, Ralph Meeker, Mildred Dunnock, Charles Watts, Jean Stapleton, Martin Kosleck, Ken Chapin, Clifton James

Director: Jack Garfein

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Prometheus Enterprises Inc.

Keywords: New York City, Transformation, 1960s, Love, Mother, Offbeat, Escape