The Manchurian Candidate

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The Manchurian Candidate Plot Summary

When his army unit was ambushed during the first Gulf War, Sergeant Raymond Shaw saved his fellow soldiers just as his commanding officer, Major Ben Marco (Denzel Washington), was knocked unconscious. Brokering the incident for political capital...

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Cast

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Jon Voight ... Senator Thomas Jordan
Denzel Washington ... Ben Marco
Kimberly Elise ... Rosie
Edwidge Danticat ... Rosie's Cousin
Jose Pablo Cantillo ... Villalobos
Bruno Ganz ... Delp
Stacey Newsome-Santiago ... Roving Reporter
Tymberly Canale Harris ... Victory Party Celebrity Soldier
Tim Artz ... Jameson
Neda Armian ... Reporter #4
Forrest Sawyer ... Newscaster #1
Craig Branham ... Klaus Bachman
Liev Schreiber ... Raymond Shaw
BeBe Winans ... FBI Agent Williams
Kaity Tong ... Newscaster #2
Anna Deavere Smith ... Political Pundit
Raymond Anthony Thomas ... Scout Dad
Beau Sia ... Late Night Comedian
Dan Olmstead ... Senator John Shaw
Al Franken ... TV Commentator
Lauren Roselli ... Jordan's Aide
Charles Napier ... General Sloan
Danny Darst ... Ellie's Mysterious Aide
Malcolm Simpson ... Yelling Kid
Tom Stechschulte ... Robert Arthur
Victoria Haynes ... Political Aide
Gabriela Fung ... "Betsy Ross"
Jude Ciccolella ... David Donovan
David Keeley ... Agent Evan Anderson
Leona E. Sondreal ... Green Room Official #2
Geovonne Long ... "MLK"
Ted Levine ... Colonel Howard
Ann Dowd ... Congresswoman Becket
Tom Chapin ... Governor Edward Nelson
Glen Hartell ... Army Transcriber
James B. Howard ... Himself
Buzz Kilman ... The Guy with the Shades
Anthony Mackie ... Robert Baker
Gayle King ... Media Icon
Julie Adamy ... Arthur's Child
Teddy Dunn ... Wilson
Enrique Correa ... Reporter #2
Kristen Shaughnessy ... Newscaster #4
Lilly McDowell ... Shaw's Aide
Paul Johnson ... Campaign Security
Ukee Washington ... Newscaster #9
Sidney Lumet ... Political Pundit
Antoine Taylor ... Boy Scout #1
Darrell Larson ... FBI Agent Ramirez
Roma Torre ... Newscaster #3
Roy Blount Jr. ... Political Pundit
Bill Irwin ... Scoutmaster
Duana Butler ... Library Clerk
Sakina Jaffrey ... Mysterious Arabic Woman
Meryl Streep ... Eleanor Shaw
Stephen Richardson ... Jordan's Aide
Robert W. Castle ... General Wilson
Stephanie McBride ... Political Aide
Cassius Kumar Wilkinson ... "Abe Lincoln"
Jane DeNoble ... Robert Arthur's Wife
Adam LeFevre ... Congressman Healy
Denzel Delahoussaye ... "George Washington"
Dean Stockwell ... Mark Whiting
Christopher M. Russo ... Secret Service Agent #1
Zeljko Ivanek ... Vaughn Utly
Jonathan Borst ... "JFK"
Miguel Ferrer ... Colonel Garret
Obba Babatundé ... Senator Wells
Jiggs Walker ... Churchgoer
Pablo Schreiber ... Eddie Ingram
Tracey Walter ... Night Clerk
Walter Mosley ... Congressman Rawlins
Marie Runyon ... Arthur's Mother
Dorian Missick ... Owens
Kenneth Utt ... Rosie's Cousin's Mentor
Brad Holbrook ... Newscaster #7
Andre B. Blake ... Victory Party Director
Joaquin Perez-Campbell ... Atkins
David Neumann ... Reporter #3
Prue Lewarne ... Newscaster #8
Joshua Elrod ... Shaw's Aide
Robyn Hitchcock ... Laurent Tokar
James Michael McCauley ... FBI Agent Jonas
Ed Crane ... Newscaster #6
Reno ... Political Pundit
Joseph Alessi ... Boy Scout #2
Kate Valk ... Agent Volk
William Meisle ... Tyler Prentiss
Fab Five Freddy ... Political Pundit
Big Jim Wheeler ... Library Patron
Simon McBurney ... Atticus Noyle
Paul Lazar ... Gillespie
Shing Ka ... Rosie's Sidekick
John Aprea ... Rear Admiral Glick
Molly Hickock ... Political Aide
Josephine Demme ... "Statue of Liberty"
Vera Farmiga ... Jocelyne Jordan
Roger Corman ... Mr. Secretary
Aaron Scoenfeld ... "Uncle Sam"
John Bedford Lloyd ... Jay "J.B." Johnston
Michael C. Pierce ... Secret Service Agent #2
Jim Roche ... Senator from Florida
Michael Shehata ... "American Eagle"
Marin Ireland ... Army Transcriber
Harry Northup ... Congressman Flores
Joey Perillo ... Jimmy
Jeffrey Wright ... Al Melvin
Alyson Renaldo ... Mirella Freeman
Gordon Brummer ... "Gordy"
Eliza Simpson ... Arthur's Child