"Dark Victory " & "The Snake Pit"
"Dark Victory " & "The Snake Pit" |
Narrative Medicine: A Films & Comix Series
Dark Victory stars Bette Davis as a spoiled heiress diagnosed with a fatal brain tumor. Her doctor (George Brent) decides to keep her prognosis a secret, offering many opportunities for drama and melodrama. Also with Humphrey Bogart. (104 mins., 35mm)
Responsible for many reforms in the mental health field (due to its portrayal of troubling hospital conditions), The Snake Pit features Olivia de Havilland as a young woman confined to an insane asylum with no memory of how she got there. (108 mins., 35mm)
|Date and time:||March 6, 2013|
|Location:||Wexner Center Film/Video Theater|
|Event category:||Wexner Center|