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Nicholas Gregory's rating of the film The Manchurian Candidate

The most uninspired remake of all time? It's down there. Generic fluff that uses the opening twist of the original close to its final resolution. Despite its flow problems, 1962 was smart enough to be more complex. I will repeat that again... We know where the first 3/4 leads because it's how the original starts. What the hell is even the point of that? Zero creativity, for sure. Demme's direction is also very weak.