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The Snake Pit (1948)

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108 min | Drama, Mystery

A detailed chronicle of a woman during her stay in a mental institution.
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Writers
Frank Partos (screen play) | Millen Brand (screen play) | Mary Jane Ward (based on the novel by)
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$ 10,000,000
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Release date
Nov 13, 1948 (United States)

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7.6 / 10 | 5,767 votes