The Seventh Veil
The Seventh Veil ★★★½ 1946
A concert pianist loses the use of her hands in a fire, and with it her desire to live. Through the help of her friends and a hypnotizing doctor, she regains her love for life. Superb, dark psycho-drama. Todd as the pianist and Mason as her guardian are both unforgettable. Wonderful music and staging. 91m/B VHS . GB James Mason, Ann Todd, Herbert Lom, Hugh McDermott, Albert Lieven; D: Compton Bennett. Oscars '46: Orig. Screenplay.