Duration: 133 min.
While serving time for insanity at a state mental hospital, implacable rabble-rouser, Randle Patrick McMurphy inspires his fellow patients to rebel against the authoritarian rule of head nurse, Mildred Ratched.
dramatic, compassionate, bleak, psychological, tragicomedy, depressing, heartbreaking, emotional, realistic, touching ...
mental institution, fighting the system, human spirit, freedom, friendship, troublemaker, character study, mental illness, dehumanization, doctors and patients, unlikely friendships, philosophy, shock treatment, defiant, plan gone awry, sanity, character change, escaped mental patient, main character dies, good versus evil, doctor patient relationship, rebellion, insanity, hospital, psychiatry ...
1960s, 20th century, 60s