Hide In Plain Sight
Hide In Plain Sight (1980)

Star James Caan made his directorial debut in the fact-based Hide in Plain Sight. Caan plays a divorced husband and father who comes to visit his ex-wife and children, only to discover that they've evidently disappeared from the face of… More

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Rated: PG
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: March 21, 1980
DVD Release Date: February 15, 1995
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Danny King
Village Voice

For the most part, Caan sustains an appealing observational approach, and also evinces an exceptional range in his stylistic moves.

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality & Practice

Hide in Plain Sight raises some important questions about the rights of individuals in the face of arbitrary institutional policies.

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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times

This movie isn't a study of an uptight guy; it's a human story of a father looking for his children. Why allow irrelevant acting stratagems to distract us from the heart of the story?

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Dennis Schwartz
Dennis Schwartz Movie Reviews

.A heart-felt and inspiring melodrama thanks to the power of the haunting true incident."

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