CHAIRMAN, THE

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THE CHAIRMAN (vt THE MOST DANGEROUS MAN IN THE WORLD). J. Lee Thompson, dir. USA: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1969. Gregory Peck, star.

Political thriller. US scientist sent into "Red" China with a transmitter inside his skull relaying back to his handlers what he hears; unknown to the scientist, there's a bomb in his head, also. Cf. and contrast P. K. Dick's "Imposter," cited under Fiction.