RIP Bob Rafelson (1933 – 2022) Chicken salad scene from Five Easy Pieces. Bob Rafelson was an American film director. I remember him for Head (1968) and Five Easy Pieces (1970). Five Easy Pieces is famous for its chicken salad scene. Head, full film. Head is known for being a hippie film in the style of The Trip (1967), Medium Cool (1969) and Putney Swope (1969).