10 Days in a Madhouse
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Film Info
Section:Narrative
Category:Historical Drama
Year of Production:2015
Original Language:English
Recommended Age Range:15+
Credits
Director:Timothy Hines
Producer:Susan Goforth
Marcy Hamilton
Strath Hamilton
Screenwriter:Timothy Hines
Cast:Caroline Barry
Christopher Lambert
Julia Chantrey
Kelly Le Brock
Description
In 1887, at age 23, reporter Nellie Bly, working for Joseph Pulitzer, feigns mental illness to go undercover in notorious Blackwell's Island a woman's insane asylum to expose corruption, abuse and murder. Bly's article leads to the successful shutdown of Blackwells and she becomes the first woman in history to ever write an investigative piece.

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