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

The Manchurian candidate, United Artists ; 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
United Artists ; screenplay by George Axelrod ; produced by George Axelrod and John Frankenheimer ; directed by John Frankenheimer
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
An American serviceman in the Korean War is captured and brainwashed by the Chinese. When he returns to the U.S. as a war hero, he begins to act on the mental programming directing him to assassinate an important political figure
Cataloging source
ICrlFAR
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Lionel Lindon ; film editor, Ferris Webster ; music composed and conducted by David Amram
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
  • Soundtrack in English, French or Spanish; subtitles in English, French, or Spanish
  • Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Frank Sinatra, Laurence Harvey, Janet Leigh, Angela Lansbury, Henry Silva, James Gregory, Leslie Parrish
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1915-1998
  • 1925-
  • 1928-
  • 1911-2002
  • 1930-2002
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sinatra, Frank
  • Harvey, Laurence
  • Leigh, Janet
  • Lansbury, Angela
  • Silva, Henry
  • Gregory, James
  • Parrish, Leslie
  • Axelrod, George
  • Frankenheimer, John
  • Condon, Richard
  • United Artists Corporation
Runtime
129
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brainwashing
  • Korean War, 1950-1953
  • Korean War, 1950-1953
  • Prisoners of war
  • Prisoners of war
  • United States
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Manchurian candidate, United Artists ; screenplay by George Axelrod ; produced by George Axelrod and John Frankenheimer ; directed by John Frankenheimer, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Two-sided: widescreen on one side, standard on the other
  • Based upon a novel by Richard Condon
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1962
  • Includes interview with Frank Sinatra, George Axelrod and John Frankenheimer, feature-length audio commentary by director John Frankenheimer, and original theatrical trailer
Bar code
31223114458269
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen or standard format.
Extent
1 DVD (2 hr., 9 min.)
Isbn
9780792838289
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616701329
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
907013
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD player required; Dolby digital; region 1
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
The Manchurian candidate, United Artists ; screenplay by George Axelrod ; produced by George Axelrod and John Frankenheimer ; directed by John Frankenheimer, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Two-sided: widescreen on one side, standard on the other
  • Based upon a novel by Richard Condon
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1962
  • Includes interview with Frank Sinatra, George Axelrod and John Frankenheimer, feature-length audio commentary by director John Frankenheimer, and original theatrical trailer
Bar code
31223114458269
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen or standard format.
Extent
1 DVD (2 hr., 9 min.)
Isbn
9780792838289
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616701329
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
907013
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD player required; Dolby digital; region 1
Video recording format
laserdisc

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