The Manchurian Candidate (2004) | 21 Dec 2004 // 7:00 PM
Demme's movie reasserts that the fabled U.S. political landscape isn't transparent or democratic, but instead, corrupted by the individuals who manage it.
The Manchurian Candidate (2004) | 29 Jul 2004 // 8:00 PM
The Manchurian Candidate draws a line between the corporation and the government, sustaining a hope that the U.S. system might be salvaged by an honestly free election.
'The Manchurian Candidate' is Perfect Political Science Fiction | 24 Jul 2011 // 8:59 PM
In the hands of one of the genre's true masters - John Frankenheimer - Richard Condon's novel becomes a blueprint for any nation's rocky internal relationships.