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one flew over the cuckoo's nest

I’ve tried to see these IMDb movies without much knowledge of them before hand. Some, like Schindler’s List, I had already seen scenes from in the best history class ever. 180 more words


Least Worthy Post-Oscar Roles

Yes, I know it’s about 10 months too early to be writing Oscar-themed posts, but writing about CSI: Cyber last month brought this topic into my head and I just couldn’t ignore it. 852 more words


Flowers in the Attic (1987) Full Movie

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Children are hidden away in the attic by their conspiring mother and grandmother.


One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)

40th Anniversary
Directed by Milos Forman
Starring Jack Nicholson, Louise Fletcher, Will Sampson
U.S., 133 min

Occasionally I invite guest writers with a familiarity and interest in particular genres to reflect on a film in  2,298 more words

1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die

'Wonderfalls' nostalgia recap: Flannel granny justice

Season 1 | Episode 7 | “Barrel Bear” | Unaired

The seventh episode of Wonderfalls, cowritten by Bryan Fuller and Tim Minear, begins with Jaye taunting the wax lion to say something. 946 more words

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)


Looking at it today, One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest appears quite a lot more complex than it did forty years ago. Look closer at the film – it’s about a group of predominantly white men (with the exception of Chief) being oppressed, or in some cases choosing to be oppressed, by the asexualised matriarchal authority of Nurse Ratched and her orderlies, largely Afro-Americans. 100 more words

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