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Missing is a american film of genre Drama directed by Costa-Gavras released in USA on 12 february 1982 with Jack Lemmon

Missing (1982)

Missing
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Released in USA 12 february 1982
Length 1h57
Directed by
OriginUSA
Genres Drama,    Thriller,    Documentary,    Historical
Rating76% 3.846363.846363.846363.846363.84636

Missing is a 1982 American drama film directed by Costa-Gavras, starring Jack Lemmon, Sissy Spacek, Melanie Mayron, John Shea, and Charles Cioffi. It is based on the true story of American journalist Charles Horman, who disappeared in the bloody aftermath of the US-backed Chilean coup of 1973 that deposed the democratically elected socialist President Salvador Allende. The film was jointly awarded the Palme d'Or (with Yol) at the 1982 Cannes Film Festival.

Set largely during the days and weeks following Horman's disappearance, the movie depicts his father and wife searching to determine his fate. The film examines the relationship between Horman's wife Beth (Spacek) and her father-in-law, American businessman Ed Horman (Lemmon).

The film was banned in Chile during Augusto Pinochet's dictatorship, even though neither Chile nor Pinochet are ever mentioned by name (although the Chilean cities of Viña del Mar and Santiago are).

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The film opens with Costa-Gavras' statement that the events of the film are true.

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