One flew over the cuckoo's nest: novel summary: part 1, free study guides and book notes including comprehensive chapter analysis, complete summary analysis, author biography information, character profiles, theme analysis, metaphor analysis, and top ten quotes on classic literature. Complete plot summary of one flew over the cuckoo's nest, written by specialists and reviewed by film experts. One flew over the cuckoos nest institution where the story takes place 'one flew over' refers to the main protagonist, 'r p mcmurphy' he's a. One flew over the cuckoo's nest isn't without flaws, but there's so many wonderful moments and symbolism involved in the story that it more than makes up for any issues in the narrative as the great roger ebert once said, milos forman's one flew over the cuckoo's nest is a film so good in so many of its parts that there's a.
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