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The Country Bears
"...acutely unnerving that it makes the mutant critter in John Frankenheimer's Prophecy seem positively cuddly by comparison, or having..."

Aug. 2, 2002 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

"...Directed by: John Frankenheimer. Starring: Robert De Niro, Jean Reno, Jonathan Pryce,..."

Oct. 2, 1998 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Year of the Gun
"...Directed by: John Frankenheimer. Starring: Andrew Mccarthy, Valeria Golino, Sharon Stone and..."

Nov. 8, 1991 Movie Review by Kathleen Maher

Fantastic Fest 2014: Lost Soul: The Doomed Journey of Richard Stanley’s Island of Dr. Moreau
Hollywood studios are the real monsters in this warts and all doc
"...John Frankenheimer may have snagged the director's credit for 1996’s..."

Sept. 22, 2014 Screens Post by Marc Savlov

Reindeer Games
"...Directed by: John Frankenheimer. Starring: Danny Trejo, Ashton Kutcher, James Hutson, Donal..."

March 4, 2000 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Manchurian Candidate, The Train, Seconds
" providing videos, laser discs, and DVDs.)The Manchurian CandidateD: John Frankenheimer (1962); with Frank Sinatra, Janet Leigh, Laurence Harvey,..."

Oct. 22, 1999 Screens Review by Jerry Renshaw

The Birdman of Alcatraz
"...Directed by: John Frankenheimer. Starring: Burt Lancaster, Karl Malden, Thelma Ritter, Neville..."

July 29, 1999 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Island of Dr. Moreau
"...Directed by: John Frankenheimer. Starring: Marlon Brando, Val Kilmer, David Thewlis, Fairuza..."

Aug. 30, 1996 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Going Back for 'Seconds'
Cinema Club and Wiley Wiggins revive a Sixties thriller
"...I first saw John Frankenheimer's Seconds on a highly duped VHS tape a..."

Nov. 25, 2011 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

The Manchurian Candidate
Decades before U.S. intelligence got hip to the notion of "sleeper agents" in our midst, The Manchurian Candidate successfully tried out the idea in this post-Korean War setting. (Last year it was re-made in a post-gulf war setting.) The result is a chilling story about brainwashing, secret political agendas, power-hungry moms, and psychically ravaged veterans.
"...Directed by: John Frankenheimer. Starring: Frank Sinatra, Laurence Harvey, Angela Lansbury, Janet..."

June 24, 2002 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Golden Age of Television
Criterion puts out an impressive collection dedicated to what Carl Reiner called the "hairy, scary, wonderful days" of live television
"...time since their original Fifties broadcasts. And then there's John Frankenheimer, in a checkered blazer, earthy and gentlemen's-club gray:..."

Nov. 27, 2009 Screens Feature by Kimberley Jones

Austin Opera Takes Aim at the Election With Its Adaptation of The Manchurian Candidate
Composer Kevin Puts and librettist Mark Campbell shoot to thrill in their opera based on Richard Condon's Cold War classic
"...Condon's novel – the juicy, eerie version directed by John Frankenheimer, with Laurence Harvey as the all-American veteran who..."

Sept. 16, 2016 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Swan Lake -- the Zone
"...Directed by: John Frankenheimer. Starring: Andrew Mccarthy, Valeria Golino, Sharon Stone and..."

Nov. 1, 1991 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

"...D: John Frankenheimer (1966) with Rock Hudson, Salome Jens, John Randolph,..."

Aug. 22, 1997 Screens Feature

Red Eye
Red Eye’s no classic, but with its smart, twisty little script and those two killer performances, it's a helluva lot of fun.
"...often daring films like Kirsten Sheridan’s riveting Disco Pigs, John Crowley’s grimly funny Dublin portrait Intermission, or even Danny..."

Aug. 19, 2005 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Fall Film Previews
"...Jesse Peretz; with Natasha Gregson Wagner, Giovanni Ribisi, Robert John Burke, Jeannetta Arnette...."

Sept. 11, 1998 Screens Feature

The Manchurian Candidate
Is it Gulf War syndrome or justified paranoia? The Manchurian Candidate thrills again.
"...I ain’t no fortunate son," wails the chorus of John Fogerty’s old Creedence Clearwater song, reworked for this film..."

July 30, 2004 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Letters at 3AM
Even though 2002 was an exceptional year for American cinema, American art has never been more marginalized, ghettoized, and controlled, than it is today.
" 1962, saw David Lean's British-American Lawrence of Arabia, John Frankenheimer's The Manchurian Candidate and Birdman of Alcatraz, Sidney..."

Jan. 10, 2003 Column by Michael Ventura

The Sum of All Fears
Tom Clancy's CIA agent Jack Ryan makes his fourth film appearance in this thriller.
" to Baltimore, where, in a clever homage to John Frankenheimer's Black Sunday, it costs the Raven's their championship..."

May 31, 2002 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Sunshine Superman
BASE-jumping trailblazer Carl Boenish is the subject of this doc tribute
"...airplanes led him to oversee the aerial photography on John Frankenheimer’s 1969 film The Gypsy Moths. That was all..."

June 12, 2015 Movie Review by Josh Kupecki

Before the Devil Knows You're Dead
Both a crime thriller and family tragedy, this stunner from octogenarian Sidney Lumet stars Philip Seymour Hoffman and Ethan Hawke as brothers whose blood runs cold.
"...of an Old Testament Hollywood hand (although, like compatriot John Frankenheimer, Lumet rose to prominence on the back of..."

Nov. 9, 2007 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Exorcist: The Beginning
Help us, Lucifer. This prequel is cursed.
"...suits at Warner Bros. (this after the even greater John Frankenheimer had taken a stab at it and promptly..."

Aug. 27, 2004 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Short Cuts
Ron Howard helms The Alamo no mo'.
"...15) are available online at So long, Mr. Frankenheimer...."

July 12, 2002 Screens Column by Marc Savlov

Fast, Twisted, and Deeply Paranoid
A year of notes on The Manchurian Candidate remake's script
" its tale of brainwashing and politics, directed by John Frankenheimer, based on Richard Condon's novel, it starred Laurence..."

July 30, 2004 Screens Feature by Louis Black

Fast, Twisted, and Deeply Paranoid
A year of notes on 'The Manchurian Candidate' remake's script
" its tale of brainwashing and politics, directed by John Frankenheimer, based on Richard Condon's novel, it starred Laurence..."

July 23, 2004 Screens Feature by Louis Black

Paramount Summer Classic Film Series
"...Manchurian Candidate (D: John Frankenheimer, 1962): Tue, 7/2, 7:15pm; Wed, 7/3, 9:25pm..."

May 31, 2002 Screens Feature

Apocalypse by the Trainload
Bong Joon-ho discusses his film 'Snowpiercer'
"...road movie. Bong has a favorite of the genre: "John Frankenheimer. The Train. Burt Lancas­ter. I love that movie."..."

June 27, 2014 Screens Feature by Richard Whittaker

Reeling in '98
The Austin Chronicle Top Nine Films of 1998
"...Truman Show); Warren Beatty (Bulworth); Ally Sheedy (High Art); John Turturro and entire cast (The Big Lebowski) Robert Duvall,..."

Jan. 8, 1999 Screens Feature

Austin Opera to Mount Manchurian Candidate
Kevin Puts' take on political thriller opens 2016-17 season
"...Condon novel and its creepy 1962 film adaptation by John Frankenheimer...."

Jan. 27, 2016 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Richard Stanley, Cinema's Lost Soul
Director on new documentary about the Dr. Moreau disaster
"...was removed from his own project and replaced by John Frankenheimer, who quickly drove the careening catastrophe over the..."

Feb. 25, 2015 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

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