The Manchurian Candidate

The Manchurian Candidate (1962)

"When you've seen it all, you'll swear there's never been anything like it!"
TMDb Score
78
PG-13 2 hr 6 minOct 24th, 1962Drama, Thriller

Near the end of the Korean War, a platoon of U.S. soldiers is captured by communists and brainwashed. Following the war, the platoon is returned home, and Sergeant Raymond Shaw is lauded as a hero by the rest of his platoon. However, the platoon commander, Captain Bennett Marco, finds himself plagued by strange nightmares and soon races to uncover a terrible plot.

Director
John Frankenheimer
Starring
Frank Sinatraas Capt./Maj. Bennett Marco