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The Manchurian Candidate

2004 American thriller film

The Manchurian Candidate

Released 2004 (18 years, 2 months ago)

Director Jonathan Demme
Duration 125 minutes
Genre political thriller, film adaptation and science fiction film
Composer Rachel Portman
Production company Scott Rudin Productions
Country of origin United States of America
Screenwriter Daniel Pyne
Producer Scott Rudin, Jonathan Demme and Tina Sinatra

About The Manchurian Candidate

The Manchurian Candidate is a 2004 American science fiction political-thriller film directed by Jonathan Demme. The film, based on Richard Condon's 1959 novel of the same name and a re-imagining of the previous 1962 film, stars Denzel Washington as Bennett Marco, a tenacious, virtuous soldier; Liev Schreiber as Raymond Shaw, a U.S. Representative from New York, manipulated into becoming a vice-presidential candidate; Jon Voight as U.S. Senator Tom Jordan, a challenger for vice president; and Meryl Streep as Eleanor Prentiss Shaw, also a U.S. Senator and the manipulative, ruthless mother of Raymond Shaw.

Cast and crew

Cast and crew listed below. See if you can find out who is who from the stats below.


96 years, 10 months, 26 days


42 years, 7 months, 27 days

Born first

5 April 1926

Died first

19 January 2017

Born last

19 June 1980

Died last

7 November 2021