Searching | Thriller | John Cho, Debra Messing | Hollywood Movies | English Movies

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Searching is a 2018 American thriller film directed by Aneesh Chaganty. The film is shot from the point-of-view of smartphones and computer screens. The film is about a father trying to find his missing 16-year-old daughter.

Told entirely from a computer screen, David Kim discovers that his daughter, Margot, is missing. As he searches through her web history and interviews people who were supposedly close with her, he begins to learn that his daughter was not as perfect as she seemed. 

Cast - John Cho as David Kim 

          Debra Messing as Detective Rosemary Vick

          Joseph Lee as Peter

          Michelle La as Margot Kim

          Sara Sohn as Pamela Nam Kim

          Ric Sarabia as Randy Cartoff

Release Date - January 21, 2018 (Sundance) 

                        August 3, 2018 (United States)

Genre - Thriller 

Directed by - Aneesh Chaganty 

Produced by - Timur Bekmambetov 

                       Sev Ohanian

                       Natalie Qasabian

                       Adam Sidman

Written by - Aneesh Chaganty 

                    Sev Ohanian

Music by - Torin Borrowdale 

Cinematography - Juan Sebastian Baron 

Edited by - Nick Johnson 

                  Will Merrick

Production company - Bazelevs Company 

                                    Stage 6 Films

Distributed by - Screen Gems 

Country - United States 

Language - English


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