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Aro Recommended Mind Benders, The


UK 1963, 105 minutes
Dir. Basil Dearden
Rating: [M]
Genres: Cult, Classics, Science Fiction


Aroview: A sombre and sobering thriller about the dangers of scientific experiments into sensory deprivation.

Investigating the suicide of a colleague, scientist Dirk who doubles as his own subject to find out whether a spell in 'the tank' makes one susceptible to brainwashing. Good ideas, top cinematography and a memorable score by Georges Auric all contribute to this cult speculation.

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Also includes AND SOON THE DARKNESS (1970).

  • aspect ratio: 16:9

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Mind Benders, The cover
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