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Little critical work has been done on this film, possibly because it was withdrawn from national release shortly after it opened.

"The Manchurian Candidate"
by Hal Hinton. A review following the 25th anniversary re-release. This piece discusses the mystery surrounding the film's disappearance from theaters.

"The Manchurian Candidate"
by Roger Ebert. Also written in 1988, the piece makes a brief attempt to explain the relationship between the Sinatra and Leigh character.

John Frankenheimer
A good synopsis of Frankenheimer's career.

"Hollywood Survivor, John Frankenheimer"
By Tim Rice with Ian Bage. From a 1996 interview, Frankenheimer discusses his career and compares television with film directing.

"Overcoming The Bondage Of Victimization A Critical Evaluation of Cult Mind Control Theories"
by Bob and Gretchen Passantino. A very interesting essay describing the types of mind control techniques used in the 1950s and 1960s.

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