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1,675 Ratings

Shock Corridor

Directed by Samuel Fuller
United States, 1963
Horror, Drama


Seeking a Pulitzer Prize, a reporter has himself committed to a mental hospital to investigate a murder; as he closes in on the killer, madness closes in on him. Sam Fuller’s Shock Corridor masterfully charts the uneasy terrain between sanity and dementia.

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Shock Corridor Directed by Samuel Fuller

Awards & Festivals

Golden Globes (USA)

1964 | Nominee: Most Promising Newcomer - Male

National Film Preservation Board

1996 | Winner: National Film Registry

Valladolid International Film Festival

1966 | Winner: Golden Spike

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