The offender claims insanity and is lying in a mental institution, where he rebels against the oppressive nurse and gathers scared patients.
Authors of Milos Forman:
Lawrence Hauben (screenshot), Bo Goldman (screenshot) | McMurphy has a criminal background and got into trouble again and was convicted by a court of law. In order to escape the responsibilities of prison staff, McMurphy claims insanity and is sent to a psychiatric ward. Once here, McMurphy endures and witnessed the abuse and humiliation of the great nurse Ratched, who gains quality and strength through the limitations of other inmates. McMurphy and other inmates unite to take a rebellious stand against the evil nurse.