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Title The Manchurian candidate [videorecording] / United Artists ; produced by George Axelrod and John Frankenheimer ; directed by John Frankenheimer ; screenplay by George Axelrod.

Publication Info. Santa Monica, CA : MGM Home Entertainment, [1998]
1998

Copies

Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Cherry Valley PLD Adult DVD - CHVY-11  DVD M MAN (MYSTERY/SUSPENSE)    AVAILABLE
 Franklin Grove PL DVD - FGLY-12  DVD 257 (ACTION/DRAMA)    AVAILABLE
 Geneseo PL Audio Visual - GPLG-7  DVD F MA    AVAILABLE
 Hanover Twp Lib DVD - HNLY-13  DVD MAN    AVAILABLE
 Moline PL Adult Audio Visual - MPLG-6  DVD MAN    AVAILABLE
 Mount Morris PL DVD - MMLY-14  DVD Man    AVAILABLE
 New Lenox PL DVD - NLBB-1  DVD MAN    BILLED
 Rockford University Fun Movies - RKC-ILDS  VC MANC 1998    AVAILABLE
 Sycamore PL Adult 2nd Floor DVDs - SYLY-12  DVD MAN    AVAILABLE
Description 1 videodisc (129 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1962.
Based upon a novel by Richard Condon.
Includes widescreen and standard versions, French and Spanish dubbed versions and subtitles in French or Spanish.
Cast Frank Sinatra, Laurence Harvey, Janet Leigh, Angela Lansbury, Henry Silva, James Gregory.
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 that transforms the men into human time bombs.
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 that transforms the men into human time bombs. Returned to the United States as war heroes, one of them is used by his mother to promote her Joseph McCarthy-like husband's political career.
System Details DVD.
Language Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Subject Korean War, 1950-1953 -- China -- Manchuria -- Drama.
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- China -- Manchuria -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired -- Video recordings.
Feature films -- Video recordings -- 1961-1970.
Brainwashing -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Genre/Form Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Local Subject Digital video collection.
Added Author Sinatra, Frank, 1915-1998, actor.
Harvey, Laurence, actor.
Leigh, Janet, actor.
Lansbury, Angela, 1925- actor.
Silva, Henry, 1928- actor.
Gregory, James, 1911-2002 actor.
Frankenheimer, John, 1930-2002 director, production personnel.
Axelrod, George, author of screenplay, production personnel.
Condon, Richard. Manchurian candidate.
United Artists Corporation.
M.C. Productions.
MGM Home Entertainment Inc.
Added Title Manchurian candidate (Motion picture)
ISBN 0792838289
Standard No. 2761670132
027616701329
Music No. 907013 MGM

 
    
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