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Ratched 

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In 1947, Mildred Ratched begins working as a nurse at a leading psychiatric hospital. But beneath her stylish exterior lurks a growing darkness.
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Series cast summary:
Sarah Paulson ...  Nurse Mildred Ratched 18 episodes, 2020-2021
Finn Wittrock ...  Edmund Tolleson 9 episodes, 2020-2021
Cynthia Nixon ...  Gwendolyn Briggs 9 episodes, 2020-2021
Judy Davis ...  Nurse Betsy Bucket 9 episodes, 2020-2021
Jon Jon Briones ...  Dr. Richard Hanover 8 episodes, 2020
Charlie Carver ...  Huck Finnigan 8 episodes, 2020
Sharon Stone ...  Lenore Osgood 8 episodes, 2020
Amanda Plummer ...  Louise 8 episodes, 2020-2021
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Ratched is a suspenseful drama series that tells the origin story of asylum nurse Mildred Ratched. In 1947, Mildred arrives in Northern California to seek employment at a leading psychiatric hospital where new and unsettling experiments have begun on the human mind. On a clandestine mission, Mildred presents herself as the perfect image of what a dedicated nurse should be, but the wheels are always turning and as she begins to infiltrate the mental health care system and those within it, Mildred's stylish exterior belies a growing darkness that has long been smoldering within, revealing that true monsters are made, not born. Written by Netflix

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The opening musical theme is a shortened version of the Danse macabre, Op. 40, is a tone poem for orchestra, written in 1874 by the French composer Camille Saint-Saëns. The same music is also used in the opening credits of the British series Jonathan Creek (1997). See more »

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Roads at the time the series is set were not commonly painted in the modern fashion (double yellow "no passing" center lines and white lines along the shoulders). See more »

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Very enjoyable and keeps you guessing
18 September 2020 | by soniastoreySee all my reviews

I had no expectations and I really enjoyed it. Great cast and amazing costumes. Twists and turns and keeps you guessing what will happen next. I look forward to a second season


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18 September 2020 (USA) See more »

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2.20 : 1
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