About the film
corruption journalist coup d'etat chile dictatorship conspiracy disappearance south america military military coup
Release Date: February 12, 1982
|Genres||:||Drama, History, Mystery, Thriller|
|Production Companies||:||Universal Pictures|
|Producers||:||Peter Guber, Jon Peters, Wallis Nicita, Edward Lewis, Terence Nelson, Mildred Lewis|
|Writers||:||Costa-Gavras, Donald Stewart, John Nichols, Thomas Hauser|
Based on the real-life experiences of Ed Horman. A conservative American businessman travels to Chile to investigate the sudden disappearance of his son after a right-wing military takeover. Accompanied by his son's wife he uncovers a trail of cover-ups that implicate the US State department which supports the right-wing dictatorship.