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Bigger Than Life

Cast

James Mason, Barbara Rush, Walter Matthau, Robert F. Simon View All


Crew

Nicholas Ray (Director), Cyril Hume (Screenplay), Richard Maibaum (Screenplay), Cyril Hume (Story) View All

Released: Aug. 2nd, 1956
Runtime: 1 hour, 35 minutes
A seriously ill schoolteacher becomes dependent on a "miracle" drug that begins to affect his sanity.
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Citizen Rules
Shot in deluxe color, wide screen CinemaScope this was a big budget film and one of the first to show the dangers of prescription drug addition and the resulting mental illness that can occur from drug abuse.

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