John Frankenheimer Obit Filmmaker John Frankenheimer, with a career spanning 40 years in motion pictures and television, has died. He was responsible for such movies as The Birdman of Alcatraz, The Train, The Manchurian Candidate and more recently Ronin and the made-for-TV film of the life of George Wallace, starring Gary Sinise. We remember his life and work.
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John Frankenheimer Obit

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Filmmaker John Frankenheimer, with a career spanning 40 years in motion pictures and television, has died. He was responsible for such movies as The Birdman of Alcatraz, The Train, The Manchurian Candidate and more recently Ronin and the made-for-TV film of the life of George Wallace, starring Gary Sinise. We remember his life and work.