The Manchurian Candidate (2004)

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Director

Jonathan Demme

Cast

Denzel Washington as Army Major Ben Marco

Meryl Streep as Eleanor Pretiss Shaw

Liev Schreiber as Raymond Shaw

Jon Voight as Thomas Jordan

Kimberly Elise as Rosie

Jeffrey Wright as Al Melvin

Ted Levine as Col. Howard

Bruno Ganz as Richard Delp

Miguel Ferrer as Col. Garret

Dean Stockwell as Mark Whiting

Jude Ciccolella as David Donovan

Simon McBurney as Dr. Atticus Noyle

Vera Farmiga as Jocelyn Jordan

Obba Babatunde as Senator Wells

Zeljko Ivanek as Vaughn Utly

Anthony Mackie as Robert Baker

Writers

Daniel Pyne (screenplay)

Dean Georgaris (screenplay)

George Axelrod (1962 screenplay)

Richard Condon (novel)


Summary

A tenacious virtuous soldier, a U.S. Representative from New York manipulated into becoming a vice-presidential candidate, a U.S. Senator challenging for Vice President, and a U.S. Senator who's a manipulative, ruthless mother.

Genre

Drama, Mystery, Thriller

Released

July 30, 2004

Runtime

2hrs 9min

MPAA

R, for violence and some language

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