From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Hysteria (1965, UK) is a Thriller film directed by Freddie Francis.


Main Details

  • Released in 1965
  • B & W
  • Running Time: 85 Min.
  • Production Co: Hammer Films
  • Distribution Co: Metro Goldwyn Mayer
  • Directed by Freddie Francis
  • Written by Jimmy Sangster
  • Starring Robert Webber, Anthony Newlands, Jennifer Jayne, Maurice Denham
  • Music by Don Banks
  • Cinematography by John Wilcox

Also Known As

  • Brazil - O Terrível Pesadelo
  • Mexico - Histeria
  • Portugal - O Enigma do Apartamento


  • TERRIFYING SUSPENSE ...it will shock you out of your seat!


Hysteria is a 1965 British murder mystery film directed by Freddie Francis, produced by Hammer Films and released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. The film stars Robert Webber and Anthony Newlands. An American wakes up in an English hospital unable to remember anything of his life before a recent car accident. With only the help of an unknown benefactor, and a photograph torn from a newspaper, he attempts to unravel a bizarre murder.

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