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    Updated on Aug 5, 2020. Posted on Aug 4, 2020

    "Ratched" Finally Has A Trailer And It Looks Like A Campy, Creepy, Dreamy Nightmare

    Everyone's (least) favorite nurse is back!

    Nurse Mildred Ratched from One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975) is one of the most terrifying villains ever committed to film — not an opinion, a fact. So, it was only a matter of time before she got an origin story.

    Louise Fletcher as Nurse Mildred Ratched in "One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest."
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    Well, we're finally getting that long-awaited prequel in the form of a TV series from American Horror Story's Ryan Murphy, and here's the first trailer:

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    The Netflix series stars Sarah Paulson as the titular Ratched — and this casting decision literally couldn't be better.

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    The plot follows the young nurse as she heads off to California, trying to gain employment at an advanced psychiatric hospital.

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    But, of course, nothing is as it seems, and this particular hospital is best known for testing out new "experiments" on the human mind.

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    Which allows the darkness that's always been lurking inside of the nurse to slowly reveal itself through her work.

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    The trailer is incredible, from the cinematography to the performances to the A+ use of "Big Spender" from Sweet Charity — it really gives you the heebie-jeebies

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    Also, like...let's discuss this FASHION. These COLORS. These COSTUMES. Give it ALL OF THE AWARDS.

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    The little monkey on that lady's shoulder has a matching gown!!!

    So, there ya have it! Be sure to catch everyone's (least) favorite nurse in all of her sinister glory when Ratched hits Netflix Sept. 18!

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