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423 Ratings

High Anxiety

Directed by Mel Brooks
United States, 1977
Comedy, Thriller


Dr. Richard Harpo Thorndyke arrives as new administrator of the Psychoneurotic Institute for the Very, VERY Nervous to discover some suspicious goings-on. When he’s framed for murder, Dr. Thorndyke must confront his own psychiatric condition, “high anxiety,” in order to clear his name.

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High Anxiety Directed by Mel Brooks

Awards & Festivals

Golden Globes (USA)

1978 | 2 nominations including: Best Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical

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