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Published by ScreenPress in Eye, Suffolk .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Other titlesManchurian Candidate (Motion picture)
Statementby George Axelrod [and John Frankenheimer].
SeriesSight and sound, Turner classic movies
ContributionsFrankenheimer, John, 1930-
The Physical Object
Pagination95 p. ;
Number of Pages95
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13630098M

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