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1.

A political and social thriller/drama ahead of its time.

9/10
Author: teren on 20 August 2001
2.

Timeless Thriller with a few glitches

Author: BB-15 on 2 January 1999
3.

A Powerful, Wicked Satire.

10/10
Author: nycritic on 9 March 2005
4.

Truly, a gem!

8/10
Author: fastmike on 24 January 2005
5.

All by itself it raises my opinion of everyone involved.

10/10
Author: Spleen on 14 August 1999
6.

Keep Your Eye on the Card, Keep Your Eye on the Card...

Author: tfrizzell on 11 June 2004
7.

A Timeless Political Thriller

Author: Calum Rhys on 19 July 2014
8.

Excellent Cinema

Author: Hobbes_512 on 3 July 2003
9.

For Paranoid People Everywhere

9/10
Author: bkoganbing on 19 September 2006
10.

One of the Finest Movies of Its Genre

Author: Snow Leopard on 15 February 2006
11.

One of the best thrillers ever made.

9/10
Author: SmileysWorld on 8 October 2008
12.

Could it really happen?

10/10
Author: Lee Eisenberg (lee.eisenberg.pdx@gmail.com) on 16 May 2005
13.

Belongs in Top 50 Dramas

Author: Edi Garcia on 15 January 2000
14.

Dated political thriller is still stunning to watch...

7/10
Author: Neil Doyle on 26 August 2006
15.

Mystery gives way to revelation too early

3/10
Author: gcd70 on 5 October 2007
16.

Long, uninteresting and dated.

2/10
Author: bumbletbw on 23 November 2005
17.

Doesn't get my vote

1/10
Author: simonrosenbaum on 30 March 2003
18.

Overblown hype

3/10
Author: TMoyer-2 on 1 January 2003
19.

Best political thriller ever

10/10
Author: jgrivero on 27 July 2014
20.

Edgy, Humorous & Disturbing

9/10
Author: seymourblack-1 on 20 January 2012
21.

A perfect suspense film

10/10
Author: planktonrules on 8 August 2007
22.

New world order is here

Author: Realrockerhalloween on 20 August 2016
23.

Classic American cinema

9/10
Author: cmccann-2 on 4 August 2016
24.

Great Cold War political thriller

8/10
Author: Antonius Block on 28 April 2016
25.

Re-wow!

Author: Byrdz on 2 March 2016
26.

The Manchurian Candidate is A Pin-Sharp Nightmare!

9/10
Author: sandnair87 on 25 March 2015
27.

Fantastic thriller

10/10
Author: steven560 on 5 October 2014
28.

Manchurian Candidate..Is it happening here? Could it happen here?

8/10
Author: movie-viking on 21 July 2014
29.

Even After 50 Years, It's Still The Best Political Thriller Out There

10/10
Author: Mike Jones on 16 June 2013
30.

This Classic Remains Relevant Today

10/10
Author: Desertman84 on 28 September 2012
31.

One of the most frightening political thrillers of cinema

10/10
Author: MovieGuy109 on 2 August 2012
32.

A ticking time bomb that has a few explosions along the way.....

10/10
Author: mark.waltz on 31 July 2012
33.

Bravura Masterpiece With Sharp Insight and Prognostication

10/10
Author: LeonLouisRicci on 19 July 2012
34.

A unique political thriller

10/10
Author: Aditya Gokhale on 12 October 2010
35.

Unconditionally brilliant

10/10
Author: eyesour on 25 July 2010
36.

A film that leaves you feeling of having a good cinema.

Author: psagray on 1 April 2010
37.

Inspired

8/10
Author: abgkasjlkasjla on 28 November 2009
38.

Clearing up some misinformation

10/10
Author: rayshaw44 on 25 September 2006
39.

A mind-blowing conspiracy movie

10/10
Author: Max_cinefilo89 on 3 December 2005
40.

One of the Best Ever

10/10
Author: gengar843 on 23 July 2005
41.

The Queen of Diamonds made him do it.

8/10
Author: Michael O'Keefe on 31 July 2004
42.

Janet Leigh was meant to be a Chinese man (with a mustache!)

9/10
Author: timmaitland on 18 February 2005
43.

I Was Warned About People Like This!!!

10/10
Author: dataconflossmoor on 10 March 2008
44.

It Was Probably Good For The Time Period

4/10
Author: ETO_Buff on 8 December 2005
45.

Brilliant, Brilliant, Brilliant

10/10
Author: penfever on 5 February 2006
46.

Politics Aside, A Riveting Film

9/10
Author: ccthemovieman-1 on 19 May 2006
47.

Horribly dated (spoilers)

1/10
Author: Jack Malvern on 1 September 2004
48.

Great Spy Thriller.

9/10
Author: Python Hyena on 25 December 2015
49.

An interesting cold war thriller

9/10
Author: Tweekums on 15 October 2015
50.

Gets my vote

9/10
Author: tomsview on 22 June 2015

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