Stolen Hours (1964)

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Laura Pember, a rich American playgirl, suffers from attacks of loss of vision and blinding headaches. Her boyfriend, Mike Bannerman a famous racing driver, brings a London doctor, John Carmody, to her house-party to try to discover what is wrong. Laura is persuaded to see a brain specialist who operates. She believes she is cured but John tells Mike and her sister that she is incurable. Laura and John fall in love. When she learns the truth by chance she runs away to join Mike in Italy. John brings her back. They get married and settle in Cornwall where Laura finds her real self and happiness at last. But she will die.

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