The Missing Person

Release date:November 20, 2009
(NY)

Studio:Strand Releasing

Director:Noah Buschel

MPAA Rating:N/A

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Starring:Michael Shannon, Amy Ryan, Margaret Colin, Linda Emond, Yul Vazquez, John Ventimiglia

Genre:Drama, Comedy, Mystery

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Plot Summary:

Writer/Director Noah Buschel's third feature, "The Missing Person," stars Michael Shannon as John Rosow, a private detective hired to tail a man, Harold Fullmer, on a train from Chicago to Los Angeles. Rosow gradually uncovers Harold's identity as a missing person; one of the thousands presumed dead after the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center. Persuaded by a large reward, Rosow is charged with bringing Harold back to his wife in New York City against his will. Ultimately Rosow must confront whether the decision to return Harold to a life that no longer exists is the right one.