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The Manchurian candidate / producers, George Axelrod, John Frankenheimer ; screenplay, George Axelrod ; directed by John Frankenheimer.

Frankenheimer, John, 1930-2002 (producer,, director.). Sinatra, Frank, 1915-1998 (actor.). Lansbury, Angela, 1925- (actor.). Harvey, Laurence, Motion picture adaptation of (work). (actor.). Condon, Richard. Manchurian candidate. (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Brownstown PL - Brownstown ADVD MANCHUR (Text) 79361000096814 Adult Fiction DVDs Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library DVD DRAMA MAN (Text) 33187004032831 Digital Video Disc Available -
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Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library DVD FIC MANCHURI (Text) 37500004138398 Movies Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - Main DVD DRAMA MANC (Text) 39231033317260 Display--Audiovisual 2 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781681431208
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (126 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: DVD edition.
  • Publisher: [New York, NY] : Criterion Collection, [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note: Originally released as a motion picture in 1962.
Based on the novel by Richard Condon.
DVD, NTSC, widescreen presentation (1.85:1); mono.
Features: audio commentary from 1997 featuring director John Frankenheimer; new interview with actor Angela Lansbury; new piece featuring filmmaker Errol Morris discussing his appreciation for The Manchurian candidate; conversation between Frankenheimer, screenwriter George Axelrod, and actor Frank Sinatra from 1987; new interview with historian Susan Carruthers about the Cold War brainwashing scare; trailer.
Participant or Performer Note: Frank Sinatra, Angela Lansbury, Laurence Harvey, Janet Leigh, Henry Silva, James Gregory.
Summary, etc.: A Korean War hero is brainwashed and used as a tool in a political assassination plot to be triggered by his domineering mother.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: PG-13.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note: For private home use only.
Language Note: In English with optional English subtitles.
Subject: Brainwashing > Drama.
Assassination > Drama.
Condon, Richard > Film adaptations.
Genre: Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Fiction films.

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