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The Manchurian candidate

Author: George Axelrod; John Frankenheimer; Turner Classic Movies.
Publisher: Eye, Suffolk : ScreenPress, [2002]
Series: Sight and sound., Supplement.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Drama : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Screenplay based on Richard Condon's 1959 Cold War thriller... It's the story of Sgt. Raymond Shaw, an ex-prisoner of war (and winner of the Congressional Medal of Honor) who, brainwashed with the rest of his unit by a Chinese psychological expert during his captivity in North Korea, has come home programmed to kill. His primary target is a U.S. presidential nominee.
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Genre/Form: Screenplays
Motion picture plays
Fiction
Film adaptations
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Axelrod, George.
Manchurian candidate.
Eye, Suffolk : ScreenPress, [2002]
(OCoLC)604822286
Named Person: Richard Condon; Richard Condon
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George Axelrod; John Frankenheimer; Turner Classic Movies.
OCLC Number: 48683926
Notes: "Special edition screenplay ... in association with Turner Classic Movies as a supplement to Sight and Sound January 2002. Original screenplay by George Axelrod and John Frankenheimer (uncredited)."
Credits: Based on a novel by Richard Condon.
Description: 95 pages ; 18 cm.
Series Title: Sight and sound., Supplement.
Other Titles: Manchurian candidate (Motion picture : 1962)
Responsibility: by George Axelrod [and John Frankenheimer].

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Screenplay based on Richard Condon's 1959 Cold War thriller... It's the story of Sgt. Raymond Shaw, an ex-prisoner of war (and winner of the Congressional Medal of Honor) who, brainwashed with the rest of his unit by a Chinese psychological expert during his captivity in North Korea, has come home programmed to kill. His primary target is a U.S. presidential nominee.

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