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4.3
22,508 Ratings

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

Directed by Miloš Forman
United States, 1975
Drama

Synopsis

A petty criminal fakes insanity to serve his sentence in a mental ward rather than prison. He soon finds himself as a leader to the other patients—and an enemy to the cruel, domineering nurse who runs the ward.

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One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest Directed by Miloš Forman

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1976 | 5 wins including: Best Actor in a Leading Role

1976 | 4 nominations including: Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Locarno International Film Festival

2011

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