Cinema: Disaster Area

THE CRAZY WORLD OF JULIUS VROODER

Directed by ARTHUR MILLER Screenplay by DARYL HENRY

They may be crazy, but they sure are cute. All the inmates of the veterans' hospital in which much of The Crazy World of Julius Vrooder takes place are emotional casualties of war. Few have physical injuries, and every man jack of them is charming. No homicidal rages here, no suicides, just a bunch of fellows acting whimsical. None is more jolly than the hero, Julius Vrooder (Timothy Bottoms), who spends much of his time in a hooch he has built for himself on the hospital grounds.

Vrooder dashes about...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now

Subscribe
Subscribe

Get TIME the way you want it

  • One Week Digital Pass — $4.99
  • Monthly Pay-As-You-Go DIGITAL ACCESS$2.99
  • One Year ALL ACCESSJust $30!   Best Deal!
    Print Magazine + Digital Edition + Subscriber-only Content on TIME.com

Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!