By the time I was done, I was covered with dirt from head to toe.
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975) - IMDb
The film was shot on location at Oregon State Mental Hospital and dozens of the patients at the hospital were drafted in as extras. Somewhat predictably, this didn't always run smoothly and on one infamous occasion a patient jumped out of a third-floor window which had been left open by the film crew. The following day, a waggish newspaper ran the headline: "One Flew Out of the Cuckoo's Nest".
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But One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest challenges all of that. It makes us look at who makes the rules. Now we want to know: who decides what a pretty picture looks like? Who defines what behavior is "sane" or "insane"? McMurphy helps us realize just how arbitrary "sanity" can be, especially when the poster child of sanity happens to be the one and only Nurse Ratched. So just what does it mean to be "sane" or "normal" and to