10 Days in a Madhouse Synopsis
In 1887, at age 23, reporter Nellie Bly, working for Joseph Pulitzer, feigns mental illness to go undercover in notorious Blackwell's Island a woman's insane asylum to expose corruption, abuse and murder.
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A wonderful gripping story.

By gfd245
Had I known what a treat this was going to be I would have brought more people. The story is a true one about Nellie Bly, an American journalist who invents undercover reporting by pretending to be...

Deeply entertaining and impactful. I recommend 10 Days in a Madhouse.

By greatfilmduo
I saw this movie at a festival this summer. I was blown away. It deals with a very interesting subject, treatment of the mentally ill. I laughed and cried aloud several times and left inspired....

My new favorite movie.

By Briehie92
This film spoke to me. I recommend it for every woman on the planet. It deals with issues that are still big problems for us today. Every woman will be motivated by this film....


By society888
A must see film!!! Historical, epic and engaging.. A deep view of how things were and changed and an understanding of how things are that have not....

By Andreinahimy3
Terrible movie. Thought it was a joke....

The film that everyone should see!

By akerbel
I wish everybody knew the amazing story of a girl, who, at the time when women didn't belong to themselves, and had no voice, managed to become a reporter and get a job at Joseph Pulitzer's...

By Larsensaskia

Grim, heartbreaking and powerful.

By redrosemcallister
Grim, heartbreaking and powerful. “10 Days In A Madhouse” shows shocking reality from recent history through the eyes of a young, innocent and brave female reporter, Nellie Bly, who risked her life to...

10 days in a madhouse

By strath
Excellent character portrayal of a terrific heroine and role model for women everywhere. This is a woman who at 23, checked herself into an insane asylum at the request of her boss Joseph Pulitzer,...

10 Days In A Madhouse is a Brilliant Movie! I Highly Recommend!

By kdjvoes44
10 Days In A Madhouse is a extremely emotionally moving movie with brilliant acting and settings. bad*** trailer blazer Nellie Bly is finally represented properly on the big screen by dazzling...

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Rated R | For Some Disturbing Content