R | | Comedy, Romance
The truth of how Mortimer Granville devised the invention of the first vibrator in the name of medical science.
In both 19th Century set movies involving 1800s medicine in England that actor Jonathan Pryce has starred in, The Doctor and the Devils (1985) and Hysteria (2011), Pryce plays a character who is first-named 'Robert' in both, portraying Robert Fallon... ...
I truly don't even know why I'm here, doctor.
Mrs. Bellamy: Well, of course it's difficult running a large household by oneself. And raising four children is exacting, but they're wonderful, wonderful children. And my husband, he's a good man. A very hard worker....
The character Charlotte Dalrymple is shown riding a safety bicycle. The film is set in 1880, but safety bicycles weren't invented until 1885.
During the end credits images of several different vibrators throughout history are shown.
€32,088 (Netherlands) (11 December 2011)
$1,800,000 (USA) (31 December 2012)