A stirring true drama about a troubled Korean War veteran (Gary Oldman) who is sentenced to a Florida mental institution with unbelievably bad conditions. There he rediscovers himself as he opposes the insanity of the institution that confines him. Dennis Hopper and Frances McDormand co-star.

Year: 1990
Genre: Drama, True Stories
Country: USA
Director: Mick Jackson
Starring: Dennis Hopper, Frances McDormand, Gary Oldman, Pamela Reed, Ned Beatty, M Emmet Walsh
Duration: 97 Minutes
Rating: M - Contains violence and offensive language.
Location in store: Drama



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