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The Manchurian Candidate


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starring Frank Sinatra
Laurence Harvey , Janet Leigh with Angela Lansbury
Henry Silva , James Gregory
An American officer, partially brainwashed by the North Koreans, suspects that his colleague, Sergeant Shaw, is still under total Communist control.
Screenplay by GEORGE AXELROD based on the novel by RICHARD CONDON Director JOHN FRANKENHEIMER
(Christmas Films: pages 14-15)


Unknown: Frank Sinatra
Unknown: Laurence Harvey
Unknown: Janet Leigh
Unknown: Angela Lansbury
Unknown: Henry Silva
Unknown: James Gregory
Unknown: George Axelrod
Novel By: Richard Condon
Director: John Frankenheimer
Bennet Marco: Frank Sinatra
Raymond Shaw: Laurence Harvey
Rosie: Janet Leigh
Raymond's mother: Angela Lansbury
Chunjin: Henry Silva
Senator Iselin: James Gregory
Jocie Jordon: Leslie Parrish
Senator Jordon: John McGiver
Yen Lo: Khigh Dhiegh

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The Manchurian Candidate

BBC Two England, 31 December 1971 23.00

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