R | | Comedy, Romance
The truth of how Mortimer Granville devised the invention of the first vibrator in the name of medical science.
The claim that vibrators were used by doctors to cure hysteria has been since debunked in a 2018 study ("A Failure of Academic Quality Control: The Technology of Orgasm", in Journal of Positive Sexuality, by Hallie Lieberman and Eric Schatzberg).
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)
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