Picture from The Manchurian Candidate (1962)
Overall B-

Can a person be hypnotized and commanded to do things against his moral nature? The question long debated by experts, is one being asked by Major Bennett Marco (Frank Sinatra) when he looks up his former commanding officer Raymond Shaw (Laurence Harvey) and tries to piece together some repressed war memories.

Violence C-
Sexual Content C+
Profanity B
Substance Use C

MPAA Rating: PG-13

Why is The Manchurian Candidate (1962) rated PG-13?

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The Manchurian Candidate (1962)
Canadian Movie Ratings
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British Columbia Not Rated
Alberta Not Rated
Manitoba Not Rated -----
Ontario Not Rated
Quebec Not Rated
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video PG