The Disappearing Act

The Disappearing Act

Paul Schneider (1998)

15 Certificate


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Patty Duke plays a mother who sets out to discover the circumstances surrounding her son's mysterious disappearance in this true-story drama. His seemingly distressed girlfriend (Kelly Rowan) claims that she was on the verge of breaking up with him, but Duke smells a rat and decides to carry out her own investigation. Duke is an old hand at this sort of thing, and it's competently handled by director Paul Schneider.


A distraught mother turns detective to find out the truth behind her son's disappearance, concerned he may have met with foul play at the hands of his beautiful but volatile girlfriend. Fact-based drama, starring Patty Duke, Kelly Rowan and Robert Floyd.

Cast & Crew

Faye Dolan Patty Duke
Carolyn Blair Kelly Rowan
Tim Dolan Robert Floyd
Mrs Blair Rosemary Dunsmore
Michael Dolan Dave Nichols
Jenny Karen Glave
Det Maas John Bourgeois
Mr Blair Barry Flatman
Director Paul Schneider
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Other Information

Language: EnglishColourGuidance: Contains violence and a sex scene. Available on: video