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Vanishing Act (1986)

TV Movie  -   -  Mystery  -  4 May 1986 (USA)
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In the Rocky Mountains, Harry Kenyon seeks out his missing wife Chris in the Winter Parade. Harry meets Lieutenant Rudameyer and tells that him he is from San Francisco and has just married... See full summary »

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Harry Kenyon
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Chris Kenyon
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Father Macklin
Graham Jarvis ...
Dr. DeMarco
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Lieutenant Rudameyer
Heather Ward Siegel ...
Flute Girl
Wally McSween ...
Banker
John Bluethner ...
First Paramedic
Howard Glassman ...
Second Paramedic
Paul Coeur ...
Pilot (as Paul Jolicoeur)
Grant Lowe ...
Desk Clerk
Linda Mackay ...
Bar Girl
Larry Musser ...
Basketball Referee
Tony Totino ...
Basketball Cop
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In the Rocky Mountains, Harry Kenyon seeks out his missing wife Chris in the Winter Parade. Harry meets Lieutenant Rudameyer and tells that him he is from San Francisco and has just married Chris, from Philadelphia, in Las Vegas. They traveled to the Rockies on honeymoon and they had an argument the previous day, and Chris left their isolated cabin in her car. Harry also says that he is worried about her disappearance since she is not a good driver. Harry returns to his cabin and receives a phone call from the local priest, Father Macklin, who summons him to go to the church. Father Macklin tells says Chris is in the church waiting for him. When Harry sees Chris, he tells that she is not his wife; but the woman knows details of their lives and Harry is discredited by the evidences. Is a stranger impersonating Chris or is Harry delusional? Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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A beautiful stranger is posing as Harry's wife... Someone is lying... And you'll never guess who. Is it a scam or is it murder?

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Como en una pesadilla  »

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The UK video version was cut by 30 secs for a PG rating by the BBFC to edit a possibly imitable scene where a key is pushed out of a door lock using a wire coat-hanger. See more »

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A little foul play on all sides!!
5 April 2000 | by (Lewiston, Idaho) – See all my reviews

This movie begs us not to depend on appearances-the events in this film are not what they seem to be! Nor are all the people are who they say they are!! And $750.000 is at stake!!

I learned a lesson from reading Agatha Christie books-and I think it applies to this movie: If you suspect the person who is least likely to be suspected then he(or she)is likely to be guilty and, take whatever appears to be the truth-believe the opposite-then you are likely to come to the truth!!!


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