I Never Promised You A Rose Garden (1977) - Rotten Tomatoes

I Never Promised You A Rose Garden (1977)

I Never Promised You A Rose Garden

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Movie Info

Kathleen Quinlan stars as a schizophrenic teen treated by a sympathetic psychiatrist (Bibi Andersson) in this drama based on Hannah Green's bestseller.more
Rating: R
Genre: Drama, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Cult Movies
Directed By:
Written By: Gavin Lambert, Lewis John Carlino, Joanne Greenberg, Paul Chihara
In Theaters:
On DVD: Dec 26, 2005
Runtime:
New World

Cast

Kathleen Quinlan
as Deborah Blake
Bibi Andersson
as Dr. Fried
Sylvia Sidney
as Miss Coral
Ben Piazza
as Jay Blake
Lorraine Gary
as Mrs. Blake
Norman Alden
as McPherson
Martine Bartlett
as Secret Wife of Henry...
Robert Viharo
as Anterrabae
Jeff Conaway
as Lactamaeon
Richard Herd
as Dr. Halle
Sarah Cunningham
as Mrs.Forbes
Juney Ellis
as The Spy
Cherry Davis
as Nurses in Ward D
Mary Carver
as Eugenia
Donald Bishop
as Doctor in Ward D
Samantha Harper
as Teacher in Ward D
Dolores Quentin
as Receptionist
Pamela Seaman
as Student Nurse
Lynne Marie Stewart
as Woman in Ward D
Carol Worthington
as Woman in Ward D
Margo Burdichevsky
as Woman in Ward D
Gertrude Granor
as Woman in Ward D
Helen Verbit
as Woman in Ward D
Jan Burrell
as Woman in Ward D
Irene Roseen
as Woman in Ward D
Nancy Parsons
as Woman in Ward D
Leigh Curran
as Woman in Ward D
Cherry Davis
as Nurses in Ward D
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Critic Reviews for I Never Promised You A Rose Garden

All Critics (6) | Top Critics (4)

Full Review… | October 23, 2004
Chicago Sun-Times
Top Critic

Full Review… | March 26, 2009
Variety
Top Critic

Full Review… | June 24, 2006
Time Out
Top Critic

Full Review… | May 9, 2005
New York Times
Top Critic

An autobiographical tale of attempted suicide, horrific schizophrenia, and frequent trips to a rather unpleasant mental hospital.

Full Review… | February 7, 2006
DVDTalk.com

Full Review… | May 24, 2003
Film4

Audience Reviews for I Never Promised You A Rose Garden

A beautiful, crazy, dramatic film, and I really loved it.

ajv2688
Aj V

Super Reviewer

½

The female version of One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, except more patient on the couch exploring her issues with a nicer female doctor scenes. Roger Corman produced this psychological illness drama.

hypathio7
Byron Brubaker

Super Reviewer

½

An autobiographical tale of attempted suicide, horrific schizophrenia, and frequent trips to a rather unpleasant mental hospital. and another example of the song being better or lasting longer than the movie

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