This film, centering on a child's abduction, casts Kate Nelligan as the distraught mother who lashes out at the police (in the person of a relentless detective played by Judd Hirsch), who treat her and her husband as suspects, even as she hounds them to find her child and drives away her husband (David Dukes) and friends (including Stockard Channing) with her intensity and single-mindedness. Written by
One morning, Alex Selky got dressed, waved goodbye to his mother, set off for school and disappeared.
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The film and its source book were based on the case of the disappearance of a young New York boy, Etan Kalil Patz, who went missing in New York 's Lower Manhattan on 25th May 1979. Patz was the first ever missing child to be advertised on a milk carton. The case initiated the missing children's movement, new legislation and new methods for locating missing children. See more
I feel like ham and shit.
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