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A young woman (Storm Reid) with braided hair holding a cell phone to her ear while staring at a screen off-screen in “Missing.”

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It’s uncommon that a secret motion picture really feels brand-new. From the globe’s best investigators to based-on-a-beach-read thrillers, motion pictures have actually extracted the secret style for almost all it’s worth for many years. Which is why it’s so great when something like Missing goes along as well as shocks the formula a little.

Missing is the 2023 follow-up to 2018’s Searching as well as adheres to June Allen (Storm Reid), a young adult that never ever actually understood her dad as well as likes (yet doesn’t constantly agree) her doing-her-best solitary mother — as well as she gets on also worse with her mother’s most recent guy. Despite that trouble, when her mother strangely goes away in the center of a journey to Mexico, June delves into activity, utilizing whatever at her disposal as an amateur online investigative to locate her.

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