Lisa Schwarzbaum
August 13, 2004 AT 04:00 AM EDT

The Manchurian Candidate (Movie - 2004)

type
Movie
Current Status
In Season
mpaa
R
runtime
130 minutes
Wide Release Date
07/30/04
performer
Denzel Washington, Kimberly Elise, Miguel Ferrer, Liev Schreiber, Meryl Streep, Jon Voight, Jeffrey Wright
director
Jonathan Demme
Producer
Scott Rudin, Tina Sinatra
distributor
Paramount Pictures
author
Daniel Pyne
genre
Mystery and Thriller

We gave it a B-

Meryl Streep’s severely zany, Hillary Clintonesque characterization of a political dragon lady is the life of the party in a remake of the 1962 corker about politics and mind control — but the new version doesn’t compare with the shock of the old.

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