The Manchurian Candidate

Trivia: In the original 1962 version, Shaw's stepfather, not Shaw himself, was the vice presidential candidate.

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Suggested correction: This is not trivia, it's a plot point in the original film. Many plot points were changed from the original to the new version, such as who the shooter was at the end, for example.

Jason Hoffman

Revealing mistake: In the beginning, there is a scene where Sen. Shaw is watching Raymond make a speech on a TV screen. It was obviously put in in post-production because the aide immediately next to the screen is nodding and clapping in agreement at inappropiate times.

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Raymond Shaw: I served under him. He was a good man.
Eleanor Shaw: Well, that's what the neighbors always say about serial killers.

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