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The Manchurian Candidate (1962)

PG-13 10/24/1962 (US) ThrillerDrama 2h 6m

When you've seen it all, you'll swear there's never been anything like it!

Overview

Near the end of the Korean War, a platoon of U.S. soldiers is captured by communists and brainwashed. Following the war, the platoon is returned home, and Sergeant Raymond Shaw is lauded as a hero by the rest of his platoon. However, the platoon commander, Captain Bennett Marco, finds himself plagued by strange nightmares and soon races to uncover a terrible plot.

  1. John Frankenheimer

    Director

  2. Richard Condon

    Novel

  3. George Axelrod

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Frank Sinatra

    Frank Sinatra

    Capt./Maj. Bennett Marco

  2. Laurence Harvey

    Laurence Harvey

    Raymond Shaw

  3. Angela Lansbury

    Angela Lansbury

    Mrs. Iselin

  4. James Gregory

    James Gregory

    Sen. John Yerkes Iselin

  5. Janet Leigh

    Janet Leigh

    Eugenie Rose Chaney

  6. Henry Silva

    Henry Silva

    Chunjin

  7. Leslie Parrish

    Leslie Parrish

    Jocelyn Jordan

  8. John McGiver

    John McGiver

    Sen. Thomas Jordan

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Full Cast & Crew

The Manchurian Candidate
The Manchurian Candidate

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $2,200,000.00

Revenue $7,700,000.00

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