[[ Reading ]] ➿ One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest Author Ken Kesey – Plummovies.info

[[ Reading ]] ➿ One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest Author Ken Kesey – Plummovies.info Tyrannical Nurse Ratched Rules Her Ward In An Oregon State Mental Hospital With A Strict And Unbending Routine, Unopposed By Her Patients, Who Remain Cowed By Mind Numbing Medication And The Threat Of Electric Shock Therapy But Her Regime Is Disrupted By The Arrival Of McMurphy The Swaggering, Fun Loving Trickster With A Devilish Grin Who Resolves To Oppose Her Rules On Behalf Of His Fellow Inmates His Struggle Is Seen Through The Eyes Of Chief Bromden, A Seemingly Mute Half Indian Patient Who Understands McMurphy S Heroic Attempt To Do Battle With The Powers That Keep Them Imprisoned Ken Kesey S Extraordinary First Novel Is An Exuberant, Ribald And Devastatingly Honest Portrayal Of The Boundaries Between Sanity And Madness

10 thoughts on “One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

  1. Samara Steele Samara Steele says:

    Last night, at about 2 am, I finished One Flew Over the Cuckoo s Nest by Ken Kesey I lay awake for a long time afterward, watching the bars of light on the ceiling, holding my eyes open until the pupils dilated enough to shrink the light, then I d blink and have to start all over.Finally I sat up and turned on the lights The bo

  2. Lyn Lyn says:

    Profane, hilarious, disturbing, heartbreaking, shocking powerful.Ken Kesey s genre defining 1962 novel that was made into a Broadway play and then made into an Academy Award winning film starring Jack Nicholson will inspire strong emotions I can see people loving it or hating it.I loved it.First of all, and I mean this from the bottom of

  3. Milo Milo says:

    I have a love hate relationship with this book The writing and imagery are superb and I always love a down with tyrannical overloads, generic living, and medicalization moral, but its other lesson leaves me cringing In the basic knowledge I have of Ken Kesey, the book ultimately seems very misogynistic and anti feminist I m all for a gender balanc

  4. Annet Annet says:

    I just watched an interview with Stephen Fry and he mentioned this book Read it a long long time ago Read it for highschool already I think Remember being shocked and amazed Scary, funny, dark and wonderful at the same time Un be lievable And I just realized this is one of the best and impressive books I ever read Definitely a top tenner ever.

  5. Raeleen Lemay Raeleen Lemay says:

    August 2017THANK GOODNESS I GAVE THIS ANOTHER TRY Honestly though, watching the movie is what motivated me to pick this book up, and the fact that we picked it for my book club helped as well I love both the book and the movie, both for completely different reasons In the movie, Jack Nicholson s R.P McMurphy is the main focus, whereas in the book Chief Bromden the n

  6. Shelby *trains flying monkeys* Shelby *trains flying monkeys* says:

    My friend Ed was recently updating his books with reviews on here and this book popped up in my feed It s my husband s favorite movie book of all time and I realized that I had never picked the book up I ve watched bits and pieces of the movie in the three thousand times that my husband has watched it, but I had never experienced it first hand.I m gutted.Why have I not just sa

  7. BAM The Bibliomaniac BAM The Bibliomaniac says:

    I first read this book in 2007 after I became a daytime outpatient at Our Lady of Peace, my city s mental health facility I had a nervous breakdown after losing my teaching job I went 5 days a week I ate lunch there I was so medicated they transported me Somehow this book and movie, and especially the character of McMurphy, was how my dad related to me during this trying time Mental hea

  8. Matt Matt says:

    All I know is this nobody s very big in the first place, and it looks to me like everybody spends their whole life tearing everybody else down Ken Kesey, One Flew Over the Cuckoo s NestThis is a book I had little interest in reading A novel set in an insane asylum No thanks I spent four years of my legal career defending indigent clients facing commitment before our local Board of Mental Health I

  9. Evgeny Evgeny says:

    one flew east, one flew west,One flew over the cuckoo s nest.This classic book gave birth to a movie which won a truckload of Academy Awards This means the majority of readers are familiar with one or the other and I thought a very brief review would be enough something along the lines, The book is very good Seeing that some people miss the point of the story I had to ramble a littlethan this short sentenc

  10. Vit Babenco Vit Babenco says:

    One Flew Over the Cuckoo s Nest is a groundbreaking book and it is a manifesto about the rights of man to have an individuality a guy has to learn to get along in a group before he ll be able to function in a normal society how the group can help the guy by showing him where he s out of place how society is what decides who s sane and who isn t, so you got to measure up.Are you different from the others Then we ll

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