One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest
Due: Tuesday, December 1st
Write a double-spaced, two page
response. Incorporate answers to the following questions in your
- Justify the casting in the film. Why
were the actors cast appropriate for the roles?
- Using Jack Nicholson’s performance in
the movie, classify him as either an “impersonator,” “interpreter,” or a
“personality.” SUPPORT your answer. Use 332-333 for reference.
- Identify one particular scene in
which acting was specifically important to the value of the movie.
- Critique Louise Fletcher’s
performance of Nurse Ratched. How was she convincing or unconvincing?
- How strong were the supporting
performances in the movie? Justify.