One Flew Over The Cuckoos Nest By Ken Kesey

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Ones perception on a book may or may not be changed once they see the movie produced that is based off of a book. While reading One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest by Ken Kesey I was able to visualize how I believed the characters would be in real life. Unlike the book, the movie is presented the way in which the producer views the characters taking away ones sense of imagination. A major difference between the book and the film is the point of view in which the story was told. The book is told in Chief’s point of view and the movie is not. I noticed during the movie there had been some scenes missing but they made sure to include the important ones. Some of the significant ones being McMurphy’s actions of choking Nurse Ratched. I believe when it comes to the characters in the book and the movie Chief came across differently. For instance, in the book Chief is portrayed as an out of the ordinary Indian, who doesn’t know how to talk so he pretends to be deaf and dumb, but in the movie the idea of him pretending to be deaf and dumb is not really noticeable which threw me off a little. Al...
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