The Manchurian Candidate Cast & Director Interviews

ON sat down to talk to the cast and director Jonathan Demme of the new Paramount remake The Manchurian Candidate, opening in theaters on Friday, July 30.

A psychological thriller, the film stars Denzel Washington as Army Major Bennett Marco, a career soldier who grows suspicious about his experience in Desert Storm after Squad Sergeant Raymond Shaw, son of the powerful Senator Eleanor Shaw (Meryl Streep), becomes a candidate for Vice President.

You can read our interview with Washington here and the Meryl Streep interview here. Our chat with the director can also be viewed here.