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1.

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

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

A Powerful, Wicked Satire.

10/10
Author: nycritic on 9 March 2005
3.

Timeless Thriller with a few glitches

Author: BB-15 on 2 January 1999
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.

Excellent Cinema

Author: Hobbes_512 on 3 July 2003
8.

For Paranoid People Everywhere

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

One of the Finest Movies of Its Genre

Author: Snow Leopard on 15 February 2006
10.

One of the best thrillers ever made.

9/10
Author: SmileysWorld on 8 October 2008
11.

A Timeless Political Thriller

10/10
Author: SmashingUKProductions on 19 July 2014
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.

Overblown hype

3/10
Author: TMoyer-2 on 1 January 2003
16.

Bravura Masterpiece With Sharp Insight and Prognostication

10/10
Author: LeonLouisRicci on 19 July 2012
17.

A unique political thriller

10/10
Author: Aditya Gokhale on 12 October 2010
18.

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

8/10
Author: psagray on 1 April 2010
19.

Edgy, Humorous & Disturbing

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

Inspired

8/10
Author: Grann-Bach (Grann-Bach@jubii.dk) on 28 November 2009
21.

A mind-blowing conspiracy movie

10/10
Author: Max_cinefilo89 on 3 December 2005
22.

Extraordinary, just extraordinary

10/10
Author: TheLittleSongbird on 31 December 2010
23.

One of the Best Ever

10/10
Author: gengar843 on 23 July 2005
24.

The Queen of Diamonds made him do it.

8/10
Author: Michael O'Keefe on 31 July 2004
25.

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

9/10
Author: timmaitland on 18 February 2005
26.

I Was Warned About People Like This!!!

10/10
Author: dataconflossmoor on 10 March 2008
27.

Mystery gives way to revelation too early

3/10
Author: gcd70 on 5 October 2007
28.

Long, uninteresting and dated.

2/10
Author: bumbletbw on 23 November 2005
29.

Brilliant, Brilliant, Brilliant

10/10
Author: penfever on 5 February 2006
30.

Politics Aside, A Riveting Film

9/10
Author: ccthemovieman-1 on 19 May 2006
31.

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

10/10
Author: Mike Jones on 16 June 2013
32.

This Classic Remains Relevant Today

10/10
Author: Intern2014 on 28 September 2012
33.

One of the most frightening political thrillers of cinema

10/10
Author: MovieGuy109 on 2 August 2012
34.

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

10/10
Author: mark.waltz on 31 July 2012
35.

Best ever for Frank Sinatra

Author: deforest-1 on 4 September 2011
36.

Paranoia and Suspicion

8/10
Author: James Hitchcock on 7 November 2010
37.

This Is What Is Known as a Forced Deck

10/10
Author: wes-connors on 8 August 2010
38.

Unconditionally brilliant

10/10
Author: eyesour on 25 July 2010
39.

An unusually tense and intelligent political thriller.

10/10
Author: G K on 10 July 2010
40.

why haven't I written a comment?

10/10
Author: tracyfigueira on 14 September 2008
41.

A Brilliant Depiction Of Cold War Paranoia

8/10
Author: sddavis63 (revsdd@gmail.com) on 20 June 2008
42.

The absolute peak of political thrillers.

10/10
Author: Rockwell_Cronenberg on 11 March 2012
43.

A Brilliant, Paranoid Masterpiece

10/10
Author: Scott Amundsen on 6 September 2010
44.

Janet Leigh Steals the Show

10/10
Author: kentdeaninla on 22 October 2009
45.

The Manchurian Candidate

8/10
Author: Jackson Booth-Millard on 4 October 2009
46.

The greatest political thriller, ever

10/10
Author: buzzerbill (buzzerbill@aol.com) on 23 August 2009
47.

The Manchurian Candidate

8/10
Author: I_John_Barrymore_I on 5 March 2009
48.

" Could there ever be anything so dark as one's own mother "

7/10
Author: thinker1691 on 5 December 2008
49.

Strong political thriller despite bare patches

7/10
Author: Framescourer on 8 April 2008
50.

The greatest thriller of all time.

10/10
Author: dead47548 on 27 January 2008

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