Universal Pictures | Release Date: March 12, 1982 CRITIC SCORE DISTRIBUTION
78
METASCORE
Generally favorable reviews based on 10 Critics
Positive:
8
Mixed:
2
Negative:
0
Watch Now
100
Missing, which should easily turn out to be one of the year's best films, is essentially the taut, moving story of three people, two countries and one institution. [13 Feb 1982]
70
Missing lacks the streamlined tension of the dynamically paced, left-wing political thrillers -- Z, The Confession and State of Siege -- that made Costa-Gavras' reputation a few years back. Nevertheless, it's an expertly acted and suggestive impression of battered American innocence and good will in the explosive, political environment of a South American country (obviously Chile, 1973) during a military coup. [12 Feb 1982, p.C1]