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The Resource The Manchurian candidate, screenplay by George Axelrod ; produced by George Axelrod and John Frankenheimer ; directed by John Frankenheimer, (videorecording)

The Manchurian candidate, screenplay by George Axelrod ; produced by George Axelrod and John Frankenheimer ; directed by John Frankenheimer, (videorecording)

Label
The Manchurian candidate
Title
The Manchurian candidate
Statement of responsibility
screenplay by George Axelrod ; produced by George Axelrod and John Frankenheimer ; directed by John Frankenheimer
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
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
Cataloging source
LVL
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Manchurian candidate (Motion picture : 1962)
Credits note
Music composed and conducted by David Amram ; director of photography, Lionel Lindon ; production designer, Richard Sylbert ; film editor, Ferris Webster ; costumes by Moss Mabry
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
In English with Spanish track ; with optional English, French and Spanish subtitles ; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Frank Sinatra, Laurence Harvey, Janet Leigh, Angela Lansbury, Henry Silva, James Gregory, Leslie Parrish
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1930-2002
  • 1915-1998
  • 1925-
  • 1928-
  • 1911-2002
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Frankenheimer, John
  • Axelrod, George
  • Sinatra, Frank
  • Harvey, Laurence
  • Leigh, Janet
  • Lansbury, Angela
  • Silva, Henry
  • Gregory, James
  • Parrish, Leslie
  • Amram, David
  • Condon, Richard
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
127
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Presidents
  • Brainwashing
  • Assassins
  • Korean War, 1950-1953
  • Mothers and sons
  • Cold War
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
The Manchurian candidate, screenplay by George Axelrod ; produced by George Axelrod and John Frankenheimer ; directed by John Frankenheimer, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Richard Condon
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1962
  • Special features include: commentary by John Frankenheimer ; interview with Frank Sinatra, George Axelrod & John Frankenheimer ; making of featurette with Angela Lansbury ; making of featurette William Friedkin ; photo gallery ; theatrical trailer ; scene selections
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm56340835
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed., widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (127 min.)
Isbn
9780792861584
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616911131
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
1006975
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Manchurian candidate, screenplay by George Axelrod ; produced by George Axelrod and John Frankenheimer ; directed by John Frankenheimer, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Richard Condon
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1962
  • Special features include: commentary by John Frankenheimer ; interview with Frank Sinatra, George Axelrod & John Frankenheimer ; making of featurette with Angela Lansbury ; making of featurette William Friedkin ; photo gallery ; theatrical trailer ; scene selections
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm56340835
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed., widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (127 min.)
Isbn
9780792861584
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616911131
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
1006975
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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