Paramount at the Movies Presents: One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest [R]

Paramount at the Movies Presents: One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest [R]

Movies | 10/19/2018 | 7:00PM

1975 | R | Runtime: 2 hours, 14 minutes

In this 1975 award-winning film, McMurphy (Jack Nicholson) has a criminal past and has once again gotten himself into trouble and is sentenced by the court. To escape labor duties in prison, McMurphy pleads insanity and is sent to a ward for the mentally unstable. There, McMurphy both endures and stands witness to the abuse and degradation of the oppressive Nurse Ratched, who gains superiority and power through the flaws of the other inmates. McMurphy and the other inmates band together to make a rebellious stance against the atrocious Nurse.

 

Did you know?

  • Second of only three movies, the other two being It Happened One Night (1934) and The Silence of the Lambs (1991), to win every major Academy Award (Best Picture, Actor, Actress, Director, and Screenplay, Adapted or Original).
  • This story was based on author Ken Kesey’s experiences while working at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Menlo Park, California.
  • Jack Nicholson, Danny DeVito, and Vincent Schiavelli play the inmates of an asylum. All three ended up as villains in Tim Burton’s Batman films: Nicholson was the Joker in Batman (1989), DeVito and Schiavelli were the Penguin and the Organ Grinder, respectively, in Batman Returns (1992).
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Add to Calendar 10/19/2018 7:00PM America/New_York Paramount at the Movies Presents: One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest [R] Paramount at the Movies Presents: One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest [R]
Showtimes: 7:00PM
215 East Main Street, Charlottesville, Virginia, 22902 The Paramount Theater of Charlottesville info@theparamount.net MM/DD/YYYY ayRsfxAFczszDfJQlmHe23157

Ticket Prices

  • $ 7.00 Adult

Schedule of Events

  • October 19, 2018 | 7:00PM
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Cast

  • Jack Nicholson as "R.P. McMurphy"
  • Louise Fletcher as "Nurse Ratched"
  • William Redfield as "Harding"
  • Will Sampson as "Chief Bromden"
  • Danny DeVito as "Martini"

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