One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

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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.

Director: Milos Forman
Writer: Lawrence Hauben (screenplay), Bo Goldman (screenplay), Ken Kesey (based on the novel by), Dale Wasserman (the play version: "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest" by)
Production: United Artists
Genre: drama
Year: 1975
MetaScore: 83/100
ImdbRating: 8.7
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 19 Nov 1975
Awards: Won 5 Oscars. Another 30 wins & 13 nominations.


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Movie Video Clips

You're not - screenshot from movie One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
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You're not
Which one of you nuts has got any guts - screenshot from movie One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
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Which one of you nuts has got any guts
Is that crazy enough for ya' - screenshot from movie One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
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Is that crazy enough for ya'
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Juicy Fruit
Get out of my way son - screenshot from movie One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
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Get out of my way son
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They said you escaped
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But I tried
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Someone get me a fucking wiener before I...
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My pop was real big
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Why doesn't he answer her
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PISS ON YOUR FUCKING RULES
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I practically had to take to sewing my...
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I can't take it no more
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I bet a nickel
I'm not just talking about my wife - screenshot from movie One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
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I'm not just talking about my wife
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I must be crazy to be in a loony bin...
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Does that mean something to you
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I'm a goddamn marvel of modern science
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Koufax kicks
Miss Ratched - screenshot from movie One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
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Miss Ratched
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The best thing we can do is go on with...
I can put a bug so far up her ass - screenshot from movie One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
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I can put a bug so far up her ass
Well I don't wanna break up the meeting or nothin' - screenshot from movie One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
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Well I don't wanna break up the meeting...
To determine whether or not you are mentally ill - screenshot from movie One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
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To determine whether or not you are...
What are you doin' here - screenshot from movie One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
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What are you doin' here
Nurse Ratched - screenshot from movie One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
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Nurse Ratched
You're not an idiot - screenshot from movie One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
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You're not an idiot
We're just having a little party - screenshot from movie One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
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We're just having a little party
You all crazy - screenshot from movie One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
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You all crazy
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Your hand is staining my window
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That's right
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Where do you suppose she lives
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Jesus Christ
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Good morning
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I'll show you some card tricks
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He's a deaf
McMurphy doesn't want to take his medication orally - screenshot from movie One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
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McMurphy doesn't want to take his...
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I got the moves
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Here comes the pitch
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A hundred percent
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Don't get upset
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Play the game
You think he's dangerous - screenshot from movie One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
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You think he's dangerous
The supervisor - screenshot from movie One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
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The supervisor
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What are we doing in here
Jack Dumpey's full of shit - screenshot from movie One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
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Jack Dumpey's full of shit
Jump up in the air and stuff that son of a bitch in there - screenshot from movie One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
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Jump up in the air and stuff that son of...
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Ain't this a bitch
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When we get to Canada
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And I'm hot to trot
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Between you and me
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This is the real reason
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You're about as big as a damn mountain
Dumb Indian - screenshot from movie One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
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Dumb Indian
Koufax looks down - screenshot from movie One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
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Koufax looks down
I'm here to cooperate with you a hundred percent - screenshot from movie One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
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I'm here to cooperate with you a hundred...

Movie Quotes

Movie Cast

R.P. McMurphy - Jack Nicholson
Nurse Ratched - Louise Fletcher
Chief Bromden - Will Sampson
Miller - Alonzo Brown
Col. Matterson - Peter Brocco
Dr. Spivey - Dean R. Brooks
Warren - Mwako Cumbuka
Martini - Danny DeVito
Sefelt - William Duell
Bancini - Josip Elic
Nurse Itsu - Lan Fendors
Washington - Nathan George
Beans Garfield - Ken Kenny
Harbor Master - Mel Lambert
Cheswick - Sydney Lassick
Night Supervisor - Kay Lee
Ellsworth - Dwight Marfield
Hap Arlich - Ted Markland
Woolsey (as Phil Roth) - Philip Roth
Nurse Pilbow - Mimi Sarkisian
Fredrickson - Vincent Schiavelli
Candy - Mews Small
Ruckley - Tin Welch
Billy Bibbit - Brad Dourif
Lady on Pier - Aurore Clément
Security Guard - Bill Gratton
Woman in Crowd on Pier - Anjelica Huston
Actress on TV Screen - Audrey Landers
News Commentator - Tom McCall
Captain on Shore - Saul Zaentz