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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

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

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
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • 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
MDK
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Manchurian candidate (Motion picture : 1962)
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
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Frank Sinatra, Laurence Harvey, Janet Leigh, Angela Lansbury, Henry Silva, James Gregory, Leslie Parrish
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1915-1998
  • 1925-2022
  • 1928-
  • 1911-2002
  • 1930-2002
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sinatra, Frank
  • Harvey, Laurence
  • Leigh, Janet
  • Lansbury, Angela
  • Silva, Henry
  • Gregory, James
  • Parrish, Leslie
  • Frankenheimer, John
  • Axelrod, George
  • Condon, Richard
  • United Artists Corporation
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
129
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brainwashing
  • Assassins
  • Presidents
  • Korean War, 1950-1953
  • Cold War
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
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from title frames
  • Based upon a novel by Richard Condon
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1962
  • Special features: Interview with Frank Sinatra, George Axelrod and John Frankenheimer; audio commentary by director; trivia and production notes; original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen and standard
Extent
1 videodisc (129 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
sound, black and white
Publisher number
907013
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm39457375
  • (Sirsi) o39457375
  • (TMQ) o39457375
  • 17067
  • 17067
System details
DVD; widescreen and standard presentations; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Manchurian candidate, United Artists ; screenplay by George Axelrod ; produced by George Axelrod and John Frankenheimer ; directed by John Frankenheimer
Publication
Note
  • Title from title frames
  • Based upon a novel by Richard Condon
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1962
  • Special features: Interview with Frank Sinatra, George Axelrod and John Frankenheimer; audio commentary by director; trivia and production notes; original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen and standard
Extent
1 videodisc (129 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
sound, black and white
Publisher number
907013
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm39457375
  • (Sirsi) o39457375
  • (TMQ) o39457375
  • 17067
  • 17067
System details
DVD; widescreen and standard presentations; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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