The Manchurian Candidate (2004)

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Years after his squad was ambushed during the Gulf War, Major Ben Marco finds himself having terrible nightmares. He begins to doubt that his fellow squad-mate Sergeant Raymond Shaw, now a vice-presidential candidate, is the hero he remembers him being. As Marco's doubts deepen, Shaw's political power grows, and, when Marco finds a mysterious implant embedded in his back, the memory of what really happened begins to return.

Rotten Tomatoes: Certified Fresh 81% / Audience 62%

Rated R,  2 hr 10 mins

GENRES
Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION
Jonathan Demme
CAST
Denzel Washington  •  Meryl Streep  •  Liev Schreiber  •  Kimberly Elise

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CAST & CHARACTERS
Denzel Washington Major Bennett Ezekiel Marco
Meryl Streep Senator Eleanor Prentiss Shaw (D-VA)
Liev Schreiber Congressman Raymond Prentiss Shaw (D-NY)
Kimberly Elise FBI Ag. Eugenie Rose
Jon Voight Senator Thomas Jordan (D-CT)
Vera Farmiga Jocelyne Jordan
Jeffrey Wright CPL Al Melvin
Simon McBurney Atticus Noyle
Bruno Ganz Delp
Ann Dowd Congresswoman Beckett
David Keeley Agent Evan Anderson
Ted Levine Colonel Howard