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The Manchurian candidate

Santa Monica, CA : MGM Home Entertainment, c1962, [2004]

1 videodisc (127 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in +.

A U.S. Army platoon, captured in the Korean conflict, is whisked to Manchuria for three nightmarish days of experimental drug-and-hypnosis-induced conditioning to carry out the orders of the enemy upon release. When a decorated Korean War veteran who has been brainwashed starts to commit political assassinations, his old military commander begins to suspect and must stop him.

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ISBN:

978-0-7928-6158-4

ISBN:

978-0-7928-6158-4

Dewey Class No:

791.43/72 22

Title:

The Manchurian candidate [videorecording] / screenplay by George Axelrod ; produced by George Axelrod and John Frankenheimer ; directed by John Frankenheimer.

Edition:

Special ed.

Publisher:

Santa Monica, CA : MGM Home Entertainment, c1962, [2004]

Physical:

1 videodisc (127 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in +.

Notes:

Based on the novel by Richard Condon.

Notes:

DVD release of the 1962 motion picture.

Notes:

Anamorphic widescreen format (1.75:1 aspect ratio); Dolby digital.

Notes:

Special features include: commentary track by John Frankenheimer; cast and crew interviews; Queen of diamonds (featurette with Angela Lansbury); A little solitaire (featurette with William Friedkin); original theatrical trailer.

ParticipantNote:

Frank Sinatra, Laurence Harvey, Janet Leigh, Angela Lansbury, Henry Silva, James Gregory, Leslie Parrish.

Summary:

A U.S. Army platoon, captured in the Korean conflict, is whisked to Manchuria for three nightmarish days of experimental drug-and-hypnosis-induced conditioning to carry out the orders of the enemy upon release. When a decorated Korean War veteran who has been brainwashed starts to commit political assassinations, his old military commander begins to suspect and must stop him.

Target Audience:

MPAA rating: PG13.

Funding Note:

Andy Shriver Memorial Gift.

Subject:

Presidents--Assassination attempts--Drama.

Subject:

Brainwashing--Drama.

Subject:

Assassins--Drama.

Subject:

Korean War, 1950-1953--Veterans--Drama.

Subject:

Mothers and sons--Drama.

Subject:

Cold War--Drama.

AE:PersName:

Axelrod, George.

AE:PersName:

Frankenheimer, John, 1930-2002.

AE:PersName:

Amram, David. cmp

AE:PersName:

Sinatra, Frank, 1915-1998.

AE:PersName:

Harvey, Laurence.

AE:PersName:

Leigh, Janet.

AE:PersName:

Lansbury, Angela, 1925-

AE:PersName:

Silva, Henry, 1928-

AE:PersName:

Gregory, James, 1911-2002.

AE:PersName:

Parrish, Leslie.

AE:PersName:

Condon, Richard. Manchurian candidate.

AE:CorpName:

MGM Home Entertainment Inc.

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