Handsome Dr. Mortimer Granville (Hugh Dancy) quite literally has his hands full assisting at a well-to-do London practice where late nineteenth century society women indiscriminately diagnosed with 'hysteria' turn out in droves to submit to an unconventional new treatment.
A mischievous Rupert Everett and feisty Maggie Gyllenhaal (in full suffragette mode) co-star alongside Jonathan Pryce (Carrington) and Felicity Jones (Brideshead Revisited).
"A deft, witty comedy. Good old-fashioned fun" - Indiewire
"A cheeky romantic comedy - witty and sweet. Featuring swift direction and pithy performances from its cast - it is, as it should be, a pleasure" - Toronto International Film Festival