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Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story

Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 25 min.

Plot Summary
Filmmakers Chris Sheridan and Patty Kim examine the case of a 13-year-old Japanese girl who was kidnapped on her way home from school in 1977. Though the incident at first seems to be a typical crime, authorities gradually learn that Megumi and other victims were taken by North Korean agents for use as role models for spies who wished to pass as Japanese citizens.


Directors: Chris Sheridan , Patty Kim

Genres: Documentary

Distributor: Safari Media

Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story (2006)

Release Date: November 24th, 2006|1 hr. 25 min.

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