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Chan Is Missing
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4 June 1982 (USA) See more »
Two cabbies search San Francisco's Chinatown for a mysterious character who has disappeared with their $4000... See more » | Add synopsis »
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  (in credits order) (complete, awaiting verification)

Wood Moy ... Jo
Marc Hayashi ... Steve
Laureen Chew ... Amy
Peter Wang ... Henry the Cook
Presco Tabios ... Presco
Frankie Alarcon ... Frankie
Judi Nihei ... Lawer
Ellen Yeung ... Mrs. Chan Hung
George Woo ... George
Emily Woo Yamasaki ... Chan's Daughter Jenny (as Emily Yamasaki)
Virginia Cerenio ... Jenny's Friend
Roy Chan ... Mr. Lee
Leong Pui Chee ... Mr. Fong

Directed by
Wayne Wang 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Isaac Cronin 
Wayne Wang 

Produced by
Wayne Wang .... producer
Original Music by
Robert Kikuchi-Yngojo 
Cinematography by
Michael Chin 
Film Editing by
Wayne Wang 
Sound Department
Curtis Choy .... production sound mixer
Visual Effects by
Charlie Kirby .... MTI artist (uncredited)
Editorial Department
Rick Schmidt .... editorial consultant

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This film was selected to the National Film Registry, Library of Congress, in 1995.See more »
Jo:This mystery is appropriately Chinese: what's not there seems to have just as much meaning as what is there.See more »
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