Book to Movie: The Manchurian Candidate (1962)

The Book to Movie of Month
  • Author: Richard Condon
  • Pages: 342
  • Audio: 9 hours and 26 minutes
The Book to Movie of Month
  • Director: John Frankenheimer
  • Screen Writer: George Axelrod
  • Running Time: 2 hours and 6 minutes


  • Frank Sinatra as Maj. Bennett Marco
  • Laurence Harvey as Raymond Shaw
  • Janet Leigh as Eugenie Rose "Rosie" Chaney
  • Angela Lansbury as Mrs. Eleanor Iselin
  • James Gregory as Sen. John Yerkes Iselin
  • Henry Silva as Chunjin
  • Leslie Parrish as Jocelyn Jordan
  • John McGiver as Sen. Thomas Jordan
  • Khigh Dhiegh as Dr. Yen Lo
  • James Edwards as Cpl. Allen Melvin
  • Douglas Henderson as Col. Milt
  • Albert Paulsen as Zilkov
  • Barry Kelley as Secretary of Defense
  • Lloyd Corrigan as Holborn Gaines
  • Madame Spivy as Female Berezovo