Results for - 15 things that flew over the cuckoo's nest

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40 years ago, this month, 'One flew over the cuckoo's nest' premiered. If you are a fan of the movie, here are a few things you might not know. But check off the ones that you do know:

1. 40 years ago, this month, 'One flew over the cuckoo's nest' premiered. If you are a fan of the movie, here are a few things you might not know. But check off the ones that you do know:

The movie was delayed in making as the script was confiscated by Czech customs, when Kirk Douglas sent it to Milos Forman. Both unaware that this happened.
5%
89 votes
The movie was almost not distributed because Fox wanted a different ending, United Artist distributed the movie
6%
107 votes
Jack Nicholson was not first choice for 'McMurphy'; Kirk Douglas, Gene Hackman, Marlon Brando, & Burt Reynolds were also considered
12%
199 votes
Anne Bancroft, Colleen Dewhurst, Geraldine Page, and Angela Lansbury were all in the running, for Nurse Rached, before Louise Fletcher ultimately got the part.
7%
114 votes
Forman’s original view of Nurse Ratched was as “the personification of evil, in the movie it was hidden in her belief that she was actually helping patients
5%
91 votes
Several of the movie's stars were not actors, but actual hospital patients
11%
192 votes
Many scenes were shot without the hospital patients knowing
5%
89 votes
Jack Nicholson and producer Forman had a huge fight which cost in production time and money
3%
59 votes
Danny Devito, missing his wife in real life, created an imaginary friend while making the movie
3%
54 votes
The crew actually worried about one of the cast members, a real patient, as he would often break down
3%
51 votes
Louise Fletcher ripped her dress off one night to show her male costars that she was still a woman and not the character of her nurse role
2%
34 votes
During the fishing scene, Jack's girlfriend Angelica Huston is standing at the dock watching the boat come back
3%
44 votes
The movie won all 5 academy awards that year
13%
226 votes
Ran forever, it seems, in the theatres ... 11 straight years
4%
64 votes
The bookwriter, Kesey, has said to never see the movie, as he believes the book is better
3%
56 votes
N/A
65%
1,103 votes
Have you seen the movie?

2. Have you seen the movie?

Yes
50%
859 votes
No
37%
626 votes
Undecided
3%
56 votes
Not Applicable
10%
165 votes
Have you seen the movie?

3. Have you seen the movie?

Yes
50%
857 votes
No
37%
630 votes
Undecided
3%
56 votes
Not Applicable
10%
163 votes
If you have not, will you now?

4. If you have not, will you now?

Yes
9%
152 votes
No
22%
380 votes
Undecided
15%
261 votes
Not Applicable
54%
913 votes
11/23/2015 Movies 1706 30 By: ptajuggalette

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