May 18, 2012
Studio: Sony Pictures Classics
Director: Tanya Wexler
MPAA Rating: R (for sexual content)
Screenwriters: Stephen Dyer, Jonah Lisa Dyer
Starring: Maggie Gyllenhaal, Hugh Dancy, Jonathan Pryce, Rupert Everett, Ashley Jensen, Sheridan Smith, Felicity Jones, Gemma Jones, Anna Chancellor
Official website: SonyClassics.com/Hysteria
"Hysteria," a mischievously inspired romantic comedy, is based on the surprising truth of how Mortimer Granville came up with the world's first electro-mechanical vibrator in the name of medical science.