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R| 2 hr. 15 min.

Plot Summary
When rancher and single mother of two Maggie Gilkeson (Cate Blanchett) sees her teenage daughter, Lily (Evan Rachel Wood), kidnapped by Apache rebels, she reluctantly accepts the help of her estranged father, Samuel (Tommy Lee Jones), in tracking down the kidnappers. Along the way, the two must learn to reconcile the past and work together if they are going to have any hope of getting Lily back before she is taken over the border and forced to become a prostitute.

Cast: Tommy Lee Jones , Cate Blanchett , Evan Rachel Wood , Jenna Boyd , Steve Reevis , Ray McKinnon , Val Kilmer , Aaron Eckhart

Director: Ron Howard

Genres: Western, Thriller, Drama

Distributor: Columbia Pictures, Sony Pictures Entertainment

The Missing (2003)

Release Date: November 26th, 2003|2 hr. 15 min.

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  • 25
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    Even Cate Blanchett can't save this misbegotten horse opera. show more

  • 50
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    Can't be dismissed. Yet something keeps this movie from being completely satisfying: a disconnect between the plot and the point. show more

  • 75
    Mike Clark USA Today

    This movie will remind a lot of people of John Ford's masterpiece, "The Searchers," without the rowdy humor and, yes, without the greatness. But it's an admirably solid effort that's as mean as it has to be, which is plenty. show more

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