Criterion Collection Spine #19
Talk about your work driving you nuts!
"Right about now is when he's supposed to ask me if I hear voices ... Do you hear voices, John?"
A supposedly sane reporter puts his mental stability to the test by conning his way into a psychiatric ward in order to expose the truth behind an unsolved murder. Writer and Director Samuel Fuller's psychological thriller Shock Corridor, was a refreshing change of pace from the typical Criterions I watch, with its B-movie approach to an art film.
"Born phonies, all you newspapermen."
(Quick Hits) ... Spoilers:
- Early on we get the sense that our main character Johnny Barrett might already be a little crazy, as we get…