If you’re like me, then you have a neverending list of movies that have been recommended to you and you just haven’t gotten around to it yet. 423 more words
¤ Blogathons Joined No 11
In this movie blogathon, I entered this review of One Flew over the Cuckoo’s Nest (1975). The film tells about a convicted criminal who thinks he is taking the easy option serving his sentence in a mental health hospital..more about the Blogathon and the review can be found HERE.
A classic novel of the 1960s, this powerful story about life in a mental hospital is told by a half-Indian patient called Chief Bromden. The Chief will not talk, and he has deceived the staff into thinking him deaf and dumb; but through his self-imposed protective fog he is an acute observer. 229 more words
What can be said about Kesey’s epitomic novel? This is a brilliant, intelligent, wonderfully prosaic book dealing with Otherness and the attitude of society towards it. 580 more words