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One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)

R
133 min | Drama

A criminal pleads insanity after getting into trouble again and once in the mental institution rebels against the oppressive nurse and rallies up the scared patients.
Writers
Lawrence Hauben (screenplay) | Bo Goldman (screenplay) | Ken Kesey (based on the novel by) | Dale Wasserman (the play version: "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest" by)
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$ 3,000,000
Gross (USA)
$ 108,981,275
Gross (World)
$ 108,997,629
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Release date
Nov 19, 1975 (United States)

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37 cast members
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Jack Nicholson
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Louise Fletcher
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Alonzo Brown
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Peter Brocco
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Mwako Cumbuka
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Danny DeVito
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William Duell
Sefelt Sefelt   See fewer
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Josip Elic
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Lan Fendors
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Nathan George
Washington Washington   See fewer
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Ken Kenny
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Mel Lambert
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Sydney Lassick
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Kay Lee
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Dwight Marfield
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Ted Markland
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William Redfield
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Philip Roth
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Vincent Schiavelli
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Tin Welch
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8.7 / 10 | 805,309 votes