The Manchurian Candidate

The Manchurian Candidate (1962) film screening in collaboration with the Boston Preservation Alliance

Wednesday, October 10 at 7pm

Tickets: $5 General; Free for Students, Boston Preservation Alliance Members and Suffolk Community

The Modern Theatre at Suffolk University in collaboration with the Boston Preservation Alliance will screen this 1962 classic film, adapted from Richard Condon’s novel by George Axelrod, directed by John Frankenheimer, featuring Frank Sinatra, Laurence Harvey, Janet Leigh and Angela Lansbury. On the 50th anniversary of its release and during the election year of 2012, the political and psychological thriller The Manchurian Candidate still resonates for contemporary audiences. 

A facilitated discussion with Suffolk professors Robert Allison and Michael Goldman will follow the screening.