Mr Jones

25/01/1995
  |  Book Tickets: 05/08/1994
  |  Buy to Own: 25/01/1995
  |  Watch Now: 13/08/2009
  |  110 min
Rated 18 by the BBFC
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Synopsis

Unusual melodrama about a relationship between a manic depressive and his beautiful psychiatrist. Richard Gere plays the eponymous Mr Jones, who finds himself in a mental hospital after threatening to throw himself off the building where he is working as a carpenter. Once inside the hospital his past is investigated by Dr Libbie Bowen (Lena Olin) and he is diagnosed as a manic depressive. Jones' treatment continues and eventually client and psychiatrist become lovers, but Jones is not yet cured and their relationship proves difficult to sustain.