Dead Sleep (1991)

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  • Deep Sleep Working


Inspired by a recent real life medical scandal, this thriller tells the story of an American nurse who begins work in an Australian hospital only to discover some rather illegal practices being carried out on patients with psychiatric, alcohol and drug-related illnesses. These involve electronically inducing the patients into a deep sleep as a result which many never recover. The heroine sets about exposing the doctor in charge thus putting her own life at risk...

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