The Manchurian Candidate [Blu-ray]

Paramount Home Video
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Opiniones editoriales

You will never find a more chillingly suspenseful, perversely funny, or viciously satirical political thriller than The Manchurian Candidate, based on the novel by Richard Condon (author of Winter Kills). The film, withheld from distribution by star Frank Sinatra for almost a quarter century after President Kennedy's assassination, has lost none of its potency over time. Former infantryman Bennet Marco (Sinatra) is haunted by nightmares about his platoon having been captured and brainwashed in Korea. The indecipherable dreams seem to center on Sergeant Raymond Shaw (Laurence Harvey), a decorated war hero but a cold fish of a man whose own mother (Angela Lansbury, in one of the all-time great dragon-lady roles) describes him as looking like his head is "always about to come to a point." Mrs. Bates has nothing on Lansbury's character, the manipulative queen behind her second husband, Senator John Iselin (James Gregory), a notoriously McCarthyesque demagogue. --Jim Emerson


Detalles del producto

  • Is Discontinued By Manufacturer : No
  • Clasificación de MPAA : s_medPG13 PG-13 (Parents Strongly Cautioned)
  • Dimensiones del producto : 0.7 x 7.5 x 5.4 pulgadas; 5.92 Onzas
  • Item model number : 16883524
  • Doblado: : Español, Francés
  • Subtítulos: : Inglés, Francés, Español
  • Idioma : Francés (Dolby Digital 5.1), Español (Mono), Inglés (Dolby TrueHD)
  • Estudio : MGM
  • Número de discos : 1