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The Resource The Manchurian candidate, Paramount Pictures presents a Scott Rudin/Tina Sinatra production in association with Clinica Estectico, a Jonathan Demme picture ; produced by Tina Sinatra, Scott Rudin, Jonathan Demme, Ilona Herzberg ; screenplay by Daniel Pyne and Dean Georgaris ; directed by Jonathan Demme, (DVD)

The Manchurian candidate, Paramount Pictures presents a Scott Rudin/Tina Sinatra production in association with Clinica Estectico, a Jonathan Demme picture ; produced by Tina Sinatra, Scott Rudin, Jonathan Demme, Ilona Herzberg ; screenplay by Daniel Pyne and Dean Georgaris ; directed by Jonathan Demme, (DVD)

Label
The Manchurian candidate
Title
The Manchurian candidate
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures presents a Scott Rudin/Tina Sinatra production in association with Clinica Estectico, a Jonathan Demme picture ; produced by Tina Sinatra, Scott Rudin, Jonathan Demme, Ilona Herzberg ; screenplay by Daniel Pyne and Dean Georgaris ; directed by Jonathan Demme
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When his army unit is ambushed during the first Gulf War, Sergeant Raymond Shaw saves his fellow soldiers just as his commanding officer, Major Ben Marco, is knocked unconscious. Using the incident for political gain, Shaw eventually becomes a vice-presidential nominee, but Marco is haunted by dreams of what really happened in Iraq. As Marco investigates, the story begins to unravel. He begins to figure that the entire unit was kidnapped and brainwashed as part of a plot to get Shaw into the White House. Now the Manchurian Global corporation appears desperate to stop him from finding out
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Tak Fujimoto ; editors, Carol Littleton, Craig McKay ; music, Rachel Portman ; costume designer, Albert Wolsky ; production designer, Kristi Zea
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for violence and some language
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Denzel Washington, Meryl Streep, Liev Schreiber, Jon Voight, Kimberly Elise, Jeffrey Wright, Ted Levine, Bruno Ganz, Miguel Ferrer, Dean Stockwell, Jude Ciccolella
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1944-
  • 1954-
  • 1938-
  • 1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Demme, Jonathan
  • Washington, Denzel
  • Streep, Meryl
  • Schreiber, Liev
  • Voight, Jon
  • Elise, Kimberly
  • Fujimoto, Tak
  • Portman, Rachel
  • Axelrod, George
  • Condon, Richard
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
Runtime
130
Series statement
Widescreen DVD collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brainwashing
  • Persian Gulf War, 1991
  • Vice-Presidential candidates
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The Manchurian candidate, Paramount Pictures presents a Scott Rudin/Tina Sinatra production in association with Clinica Estectico, a Jonathan Demme picture ; produced by Tina Sinatra, Scott Rudin, Jonathan Demme, Ilona Herzberg ; screenplay by Daniel Pyne and Dean Georgaris ; directed by Jonathan Demme, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based upon the film screenplay by George Axelrod; based upon the novel by Richard Condon
  • Special features: commentary by director Jonathan Demme and screenplay writer Daniel Pyne; 2 featurettes; 5 deleted/extended scenes; 2 outtakes; Liev Schreiber screen test; political pundits with director commentary
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
AIO-4014
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 129 min.)
Isbn
9781415702208
Isbn Type
(Fullscreen)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097360534641
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
053464
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Manchurian candidate, Paramount Pictures presents a Scott Rudin/Tina Sinatra production in association with Clinica Estectico, a Jonathan Demme picture ; produced by Tina Sinatra, Scott Rudin, Jonathan Demme, Ilona Herzberg ; screenplay by Daniel Pyne and Dean Georgaris ; directed by Jonathan Demme, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based upon the film screenplay by George Axelrod; based upon the novel by Richard Condon
  • Special features: commentary by director Jonathan Demme and screenplay writer Daniel Pyne; 2 featurettes; 5 deleted/extended scenes; 2 outtakes; Liev Schreiber screen test; political pundits with director commentary
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
AIO-4014
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 129 min.)
Isbn
9781415702208
Isbn Type
(Fullscreen)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097360534641
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
053464
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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