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Number: 252

poster One Flew over the Cuckoo's Nest

IMDb Rating:
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8.7/10 (832744 votes)

Country: USA, 133 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Drama

Director(s): Milos Forman

Storyline:
McMurphy has a criminal past and has once again gotten himself into trouble and is sentenced by the court. To escape labor duties in prison, McMurphy pleads insanity and is sent to a ward for the mentally unstable. Once here, McMurphy both endures and stands witness to the abuse and degradation of the oppressive Nurse Ratched, who gains superiority and power through the flaws of the other inmates. McMurphy and the other inmates band together to make a rebellious stance against the atrocious Nurse.

Cast:

photo Jack Nicholson Jack Nicholson R.P. McMurphy
photo Louise Fletcher Louise Fletcher Nurse Ratched
photo Will Sampson Will Sampson Chief Bromden
photo Michael Berryman Michael Berryman Ellis
photo Alonzo Brown Alonzo Brown Miller

Medium: Unknown,

Location: 01

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 1.85:1