One Flew over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)

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R.P. McMurphy, a maverick prisoner, is transferred to a State Mental Hospital. He proceeds to energise the patients to such a degree that "society" (i.e. the staff), have only one solution. They perform a lobotomy that leaves McMurphy catatonic.

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