Movie News Demme to direct "The Manchurian Candidate" Demme to direct "The Manchurian Candidate" Caffeinated Clint Nov 25, 2002 Jonathan Demme has been hired to direct the remake of "The Manchurian Candidate". It will mark the reunion of Demme with Denzel Washington, who starred in the former’s "Philadelphia". Share this story!(Visited 1 times, 1 visits today) Related Items Movie News Nov 25, 2002 Caffeinated Clint @http://www.twitter.com/clintmoviehole Clint is the creator, editor and maintainer of Moviehole. Related Items Join MH's newsletter!