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  • The Manchurian Candidate (1962)
  • PG-13
    126 min | Drama, Thriller
The Manchurian Candidate (1962)
PG-13
126 min | Drama, Thriller

An American POW in the Korean War is brainwashed as an unwitting assassin for an international Communist conspiracy.
Writers
Richard Condon (based upon a novel by) | George Axelrod (screenplay)
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Release date
Oct 24, 1962 (United States)

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110 cast members
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Frank Sinatra
Major Bennett Marco Major Bennett Marco   See fewer
Laurence Harvey
Raymond Shaw Raymond Shaw   See fewer
Janet Leigh
Eugenie Rose Chaney Eugenie Rose Chaney   See fewer
Angela Lansbury
Mrs. Eleanor Shaw Iselin Mrs. Eleanor Shaw Iselin   See fewer
Henry Silva
Chunjin Chunjin   See fewer
James Gregory
Senator John Yerkes Iselin Senator John Yerkes Iselin   See fewer
Leslie Parrish
Jocelyn Jordan Jocelyn Jordan   See fewer
John McGiver
Senator Thomas Jordan Senator Thomas Jordan   See fewer
Khigh Dhiegh
Dr. Yen Lo Dr. Yen Lo   See fewer
James Edwards
Corporal Allen Melvin Corporal Allen Melvin   See fewer
Douglas Henderson
Colonel Milt Colonel Milt   See fewer
Barry Kelley
Secretary of Defense Secretary of Defense   See fewer
Lloyd Corrigan
Holborn Gaines Holborn Gaines   See fewer
Madame Spivy
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Joe Adams
Psychiatrist (uncredited) Psychiatrist (uncredited)   See fewer
Alyce Allen
Woman (uncredited) Woman (uncredited)   See fewer
Benjie Bancroft
Chauffeur (uncredited) Chauffeur (uncredited)   See fewer
Frank Basso
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Mary Benoit
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Jack Berle
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Whit Bissell
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Nicky Blair
Silvers (uncredited) Silvers (uncredited)   See fewer
Merritt Bohn
Jilly (uncredited) Jilly (uncredited)   See fewer
Nick Bolin
Berezovo (uncredited) Berezovo (uncredited)   See fewer
Paul Bradley
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George Bruggeman
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Robert Burton
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Evelyn Byrd
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Harry Carter
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James J. Casino
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Albert Cavens
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Spencer Chan
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Lana Crawford
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Ray Dailey
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George DeNormand
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Mimi Dillard
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Joan Douglas
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Minta Durfee
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Estelle Etterre
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Joe Evans
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Mickey Finn
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Duke Fishman
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Bess Flowers
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Lee Tong Foo
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John Francis
Hiken (uncredited) Hiken (uncredited)   See fewer
Raoul Freeman
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Paul Frees
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Wesley Gale
Caterer (uncredited) Caterer (uncredited)   See fewer
Ralph Gambina
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Richard George
Gaucho at Costume Party (uncredited) Gaucho at Costume Party (uncredited)   See fewer
Rudy Germane
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Kenneth Gibson
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James Gonzalez
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Herschel Graham
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Joe Gray
Soldier (uncredited) Soldier (uncredited)   See fewer
Stuart Hall
Reporter (uncredited) Reporter (uncredited)   See fewer
Tom Harris
FBI Agent (uncredited) FBI Agent (uncredited)   See fewer
Maggie Hathaway
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Chester Hayes
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Maye Henderson
Chairlady (uncredited) Chairlady (uncredited)   See fewer
Lars Hensen
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Sam 'Kid' Hogan
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Harry Holcombe
General (uncredited) General (uncredited)   See fewer
George Holmes
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John Indrisano
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Miyoshi Jingu
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Kenner G. Kemp
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Rita Kenaston
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Colin Kenny
Senator (uncredited) Senator (uncredited)   See fewer
Paul King
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Helen Kleeb
Mrs. Henry Whitaker - Chairlady (uncredited) Mrs. Henry Whitaker - Chairlady (uncredited)   See fewer
Lou Krugg
Manager (uncredited) Manager (uncredited)   See fewer
Joseph La Cava
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Jack Latham
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John Lawrence
Grossfeld (uncredited) Grossfeld (uncredited)   See fewer
Richard LePore
Private Ed Mavole (uncredited) Private Ed Mavole (uncredited)   See fewer
Carl M. Leviness
Delegate (uncredited) Delegate (uncredited)   See fewer
Tom Lowell
Private Bobby Lembeck (uncredited) Private Bobby Lembeck (uncredited)   See fewer
Wilbur Mack
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Rankin Mansfield
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Maurice Marks
Reporter (uncredited) Reporter (uncredited)   See fewer
Michael Masters
FBI Agent (uncredited) FBI Agent (uncredited)   See fewer
William Meader
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Midori
Communist Party Observer of soldiers being hypnotized (uncredited) Communist Party Observer of soldiers being hypnotized (uncredited)   See fewer
Harold Miller
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Marquita Moll
Soprano (uncredited) Soprano (uncredited)   See fewer
Mike Morelli
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Reggie Nalder
Gomel (uncredited) Gomel (uncredited)   See fewer
Frances E. Nealy
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Karen Norris
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Richard Norris
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Julie Payne
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Charles Perry
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Robert Riordan
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Bernard Sell
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Anna Shin
Korean Girl (uncredited) Korean Girl (uncredited)   See fewer
Stephen Soldi
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Ray Spiker
Policeman (uncredited) Policeman (uncredited)   See fewer
Irving Steinberg
Freeman (uncredited) Freeman (uncredited)   See fewer
Norman Stevans
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Bert Stevens
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Hal Taggart
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William Thourlby
Little (uncredited) Little (uncredited)   See fewer
Arthur Tovey
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Raynum K. Tsukamoto
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Jeanne Vaughn
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Anton von Stralen
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Kai J. Wong
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James Yagi
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