Theme Of Freedom In One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest

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A sense of freedom is something that regardless of where we are and how we live, we can feel in innumerable ways and in diverse places. However, being constrained does not necessarily mean that we are imprisoned or enclosed by walls and fences. Likewise, we may feel overwhelmed, surrounded, trapped, even though we are in the most unrestricted places in the world. The question is, do we have the courage to fight to gain the freedom we desire? In the film One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest, the director Milos Forman shows that even though some might say freedom just comes without doing anything, it takes courage to fight for freedom. First of all, at certain point of the movie shows the atrocities of the sanatorium patients, the techniques used in patients such as use of drugs, electroshock and lobotomy as methods of repression of human free will. These types of techniques are considered "politically incorrect” and undesirable methods dictatorial society established to impose punishment and submission rules. The condemned Randle Patrick McMurphy (Jack Nicholson) performances like he is g...
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