Escaping the Madhouse: The Nellie Bly Story (2019)
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Escaping the Madhouse: The Nellie Bly Story (2019)

Genre
Thriller, Psychological
Release Date
January 19, 2019
Studio
Lifetime
Genre
Thriller, Psychological
Release Date
January 19, 2019
MPAA Rating
-
Duration
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Production Budget
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Studio
Lifetime
Official Site
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Director
Karen Moncrieff
Producer
Christina Ricci, Howard Braunstein, Michael Tive, David Sigal, Peter Werner, Jonathan Baruch
Screenwriter
Helen Childress
Starring
  • Christina Ricci as Kate Flax
  • Judith Light as Marsha
  • Josh Bowman
  • Anja Savcic
  • Nikki Duval
  • Steve Pacaud
  • Lauren Cochrane
  • Angela Narth
  • Kathleen Gallagher
  • Johise Namwira

An investigative reporter Nellie Bly (Ricci) is on a mission to expose the deplorable conditions and mistreatment of patients at the notorious Women's Lunatic Asylum, and feigns mental illness in order to be institutionalized to report from the inside.