Surreal ‘Ratched’ trailer issues a pure infusion of Ryan Murphy fantasy

Surreal 'Ratched' trailer issues a pure infusion of Ryan Murphy fantasy

Please form a single file and wait for your turn to be made uncomfortable in a…jazzy way?

In the first trailer for Netflix’s Ratched, a new series from the team behind American Horror Story, lead Sarah Paulson appears as the iconic One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest villain, Nurse Ratched. Paulson begins her origin story rounds with a catty verbal cutdown — “Your fingernails are filthy” — then moves onto a surreal montage of steam baths, electroshock, and lobotomies set to the tune of Broadway musical Sweet Charity‘s “Hey Big Spender.” It’s as Ryan Murphy as a Ryan Murphy project can get.

Along the way, we see supporting glimpses from Sharon Stone, Cynthia Nixon, Judy Davis, Finn Wittrock, Charlie Carver, Vincent D’Onofrio, Corey Stoll, and Jon Jon Briones. Then, Paulson gets into a fight about a peach, some dude’s head catches fire, and we get a first-person shot of Ratched, a hammer, and an ice pick. Read more…

More about Netflix, Ryan Murphy, Trailer, Sarah Paulson, and Ratched

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Next Post

Students: Get premium earbuds for $20 when you buy a Chromebook

TL;DR: Students can get a pair of Jabra Elite 65t wireless earbuds for just $20 at Best Buy with the purchase of qualifying Chromebooks over $299, as of Aug. 4.  As remote learning becomes the norm for more students, the best school supplies they can buy are affordable laptops and […]

Subscribe US Now