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'Manchurian Candidate' Director John Frankenheimer

The Manchurian Candidate opens this weekend, a remake of Frankenheimer's 1962 thriller of the same name. His other films include, French Connection 2, and The Birdman of Alcatraz. Frankenheimer died in July 2002. His last feature film was Reindeer Games. (Rebroadcast from March 6, 1990.)


Obituary for John Frankenheimer

We remember film director John Frankenheimer. His films include The Manchurian Candidate, French Connection 2 and The Birdman of Alcatraz. He died this past Saturday, at the age of 72.


Film Director John Frankenheimer

John Frankenheimer's films include "The Manchurian Candidate," "French Connection 2," and "The Birdman of Alcatraz." His latest film "Ronin" stars Robert Deniro. (REBROADCAST from 3/6/90)

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