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Megan Is Missing -- Fictional drama based on actual events, about two young girls and their encounter with an internet predator.

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Release Date:
May 2011 (USA) See more »
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Megan and Amy are best friends. They share secrets. They chat with guys online. And in a few days, they will never be seen again.
Plot:
Fictional drama based on actual events, about 2 teen-age girls who encounter an internet predator. Full summary » | Full synopsis »
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They went missing, and...? See more (101 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)
Amber Perkins ... Amy Herman
Rachel Quinn ... Megan Stewart
Dean Waite ... Josh
Jael Elizabeth Steinmeyer ... Lexie

Kara Wang ... Kathy
Brittany Hingle ... Chelsea
Carolina Sabate ... Angie
Trigve Hagen ... Gideon
Rudy Galvan ... Ben
April Stewart ... Joyce Stewart

John Frazier ... Bill Herman

Tammy Klein ... Louise Herman

Lauren Leah Mitchell ... Callie Daniels
Jon Simonelli ... Detective Simonelli
Craig Stoa ... Leif Marcus

Nikki Christie ... Re-enactment Megan
Yvette Bartosik ... Lead Reporter

Josh Samson ... News Reporter (as Josh Friehling)
Earl Ledebur ... Principal Carpenter
Marcus Dreeke ... 2nd Detective
John Maalis ... 3rd Detective
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Paula Allen ... Party goer

Jennifer Lauren DiBella ... Diner Waitress (as Jennifer DiBella)
Andrew Doebbler ... Chad Parker
Jay Gragnani ... Boy in Video
Peter Renaud ... Reporter
Ali Sadiq ... Detective
Tia Streaty ... Party Girl
Caleb Wells ... Photographer
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Directed by
Michael Goi 
 
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Michael Goi 

Produced by
Michael Goi .... co-producer
Mark Gragnani .... producer
Melanie Harrison .... executive producer
 
Cinematography by
Keith Eisberg 
Josh Harrison 
 
Casting by
Sherrie Henderson 
 
Makeup Department
James Lacey .... special makeup effects artist
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Maritza Murillo .... first assistant director
 
Sound Department
Seth A. Eubanks .... sound mixer
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Senda Bonnet .... assistant camera
Rohan Chitrakar .... assistant camera
Victoria Singleton .... assistant camera
 
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Caleb Steinmeyer .... production assistant
 

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USA:85 min | UK:89 min
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Accepted into the 2010 Plus Camerimage Film Festival.See more »
Goofs:
Revealing mistakes: After Megan makes the date with Josh to get ice cream, she gets on a video chat with Amy. Just before Amy's video feed pops up, Michael Goi can be heard calling, "Action."See more »
Quotes:
Megan Stewart:I think we're going to have amazing lives.
Amy Herman:Really?
Megan Stewart:Yeah. We'll go to amazing countries and eat strange foods, just like all those dorky TV channels that you watch.
Amy Herman:[giggles] Documentary channels aren't dorky.
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Movie Connections:
References Se7en (1995)See more »

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13 out of 16 people found the following review useful.
They went missing, and...?, 26 January 2013
Author: Paul Magne Haakonsen from Denmark

This movie was nothing at all what I had expected or hoped it would be. The first three-fourths of the movie is basically just teenage girls goofing around, trash talking and being teens. However, I will say that the last quarter turned out to take a more interesting twist, however, it hardly made up for suffering through the first three quarters.

You should take heed that there is a lot of explicit sexual dialogue in the movie, which I sort of found inappropriate and too much, especially coming from girls who were only 14 years old.

The story is about a teenage girl who meets a stranger on the Internet, and then ends up missing. The whole community is in an uproar, searching everywhere for the missing teen. Then her best friend goes missing as well, and no one knows who is behind the ghastly abductions.

Acting-wise, then "Megan is Missing" doesn't really hold anything overly impressive. The performances put on here are adequate, but not memorable. And I was mostly just offended and outraged at the way the teenagers behaved and talked, more than I had feelings or sympathy for them. So on my account, the movie failed to properly deliver its messages. And it was only the more gruesome events in the last quarter of the movie that managed to fully turn out to be interesting in my opinion.

"Megan is Missing" is the type of movie that you watch once, and then never again. For a movie that is based on real events, then it turned out to be a rather one-dimensional and non-emotional portrayal of the events.

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