Hysteria (1965, United Kingdom)

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Hysteria  1965 crime mystery movie

Running time: 85 minutes

Language: English

American Chris Smith lost a memory after car accident. Now he is about to leave the clinic and return to normal life, although he still canít remember what happened before the accident. Mysterious benefactor have payed for his treatment and have rented a flat for him, Smith is determined to find who it was with only photograph of youn woman torn out of newspaper as single clue. But he has one more problem - he has nightmares about a murder of a woman he canít recall. He moves into the flat, where he begins to hear strange noises and marital quarrels that trigger some strange memories. He finds the flat next door uninhabited and becomes more and more convinced he is going crazy.

British mystery movie with quite interesting plot in which one bizarre event leads to another and mystery is getting more complicated. Good cast and good script, perhaps not on Alfred Hitchcock level, but still worth to see.

Our rating

7.2 / 10

Movie value

7 / 10

Realism factor

4 / 5

Adventure factor

3 / 5

Story complexity

4 / 5

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Creators of Hysteria

Freddie Francis films

Freddie Francis


Jimmy Sangster films

Jimmy Sangster


Cast of Hysteria

Robert Webber films --robert-webber--

Robert Webber

as Chris Smith

Anthony Newlands films --anthony-newlands--

Anthony Newlands

as Dr. Keller

Jennifer Jayne films --jennifer-jayne--

Jennifer Jayne

as Gina McConnell

Maurice Denham films --maurice-denham--

Maurice Denham

as Hemmings

Lelia Goldoni films --lelia-goldoni--

Lelia Goldoni

as Denise James

Peter Woodthorpe films --peter-woodthorpe--

Peter Woodthorpe

as Marcus Allan

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