One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
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One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
United States 1975

Directed by

Cast
Michael Berryman
Scatman Crothers
Audrey Landers
Saul Zaentz
Year:1975
Running time:133 minutes
Country:United States
Language:English

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Jack Nicholson
Will Sampson, Jack Nicholson
Jack Nicholson, Danny DeVito, Will Sampson


The staff of a State Mental Hospital - symbolised by stern disciplinarian Louise Fletcher - against the normally apathetic patients who suddenly find a hero in their midst in the character of effervescent Jack Nicholson, a criminal transferred from a penal work-farm for clinical observation.

Books with substantial mentioning of One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
Mikita Brottman (editor)
Jack Nicholson, Movie Top Ten
, 2000

Tom Pendergast, Sara Pendergast (eds.)
International Dictionary of Films and Filmmakers, 1. Films
Detroit/New York/San Francisco/London/Boston/Woodbridge, CT, 2000

Peter W. Engelmeier (ed.)
Icons of film, The 20th century
Munich; New York, 2000

Danny Peary
Alternate Oscars, One Critic's Defiant Choices for Best Picture, Actor, and Actress - From 1927 to the Present
New York, 1993

Peter van Gelder
Offscreen Onscreen, The inside stories of 60 great films
London, 1990

Joel Finler
All-Time Box-Office Hits
New York City, 1985

Robert Bookbinder
The Films of the Seventies
Secaucus, NJ, 1982
Articles on One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
Will Lawrence, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, in: Empire, nr. 200 (February), 2006 pp. 160-161
Reviews
CK, One Flew Over the Cuckoos Nest, in: Empire, nr. 161, 2002 pp. 150 (DVD review)