One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest Author:Ken Kesey You've never met anyone like RANDLE PATRICK McMURPHY... the hero of KEN KESEY'S ONE FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO'S NEST — He's a boisterous, brawling, fun-loving rebel who swaggers into the ward fo a mental hospital and takes over... — HE'S a lusty, profane, life-loving fighter who rallies the other patients around him by challenging the dictatorship of B... more »ig Nurse. He promotes gambling in the ward, smuggles in wine and women. At every turn, he openly defies her rule.
The contest starts as sport (with McMurphy taking bets on the outcome) but soon it develops into a grim struggle for the minds and hearts of the men, into an all-out war between two relentless opponents: Big Nurse, backed by the full power of authority... Mcmurphy, ho has only his own indomitable will.
Fantasy Films Presents JACK NICHOLSON IN ONE FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO'S NEST Starring Louise Fletcher & William Redfield. Screenplay by Lawrence Hauben& Bo Goldman. Produced by Saul Zaentz & Michael Douglas. Directed by Milos Forman. Released by United Artists« less