This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
I think there is a gaping problem at this film's heart. Simply put: McMurphy is an irredeemable asshole. Not even the great once in a lifetime performances given here can redeem the film. Protagonists don't always have to be the good guys, that is obvious. But what happens is that at every plot point I found myself not only annoyed at his childish, abrasive attitude, but also worried that this fuck up of a person would get someone injured or…