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The Manchurian Candidate (1962)

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Domestic Box Office $7,716,923Details
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Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
98% - Certified Fresh
90% - Upright

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: October 24th, 1962 (Wide) by MGM
Video Release: March 15th, 2016 by Criterion
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Comparisons: vs. Dr. Strangelove
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Keywords: Voiceover/Narration, Hitmen, Faulty Memory, Prologue, Conspiracy Theory, Film Noir, Korean War, Political
Production Countries: United States


Frank Sinatra    Captain/Major Bennett Marco
Angela Lansbury    Mrs. Iselin
Bess Flowers    Gomel
Janet Leigh    Eugenie Rose 'Rosie' Chaney
Henry Silva    Chunjin

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Featured Blu-ray Review: The Manchurian Candidate

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