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When He Didn't Come Home (1998)

A mother (Patty Duke) goes to Chicago to try to find her son (Robert Floyd) who has suddenly quit contacting her and can't be reached.

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Paul Schneider

Writer:

John Miglis
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Patty Duke ... Faye Dolan
Kelly Rowan ... Carolyn Blair
Robert Floyd ... Timothy Dolan
Rosemary Dunsmore ... Mrs. Blair
Dave Nichols Dave Nichols ... Michael Dolan
Karen Glave ... Jenny
John Bourgeois ... Detective Maas
Barry Flatman ... Donald Blair
David Lawrence Brown ... Junior Detective (as Dave Brown)
Aimée Castle ... Becky
Joseph Di Mambro Joseph Di Mambro ... Dominic
Evan Sabba ... Frankie
Stuart Clow
Laurie Fraser Laurie Fraser ... Lunch truck driver
Mark-Cameron Fraser Mark-Cameron Fraser ... Bartender
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A mother (Patty Duke) goes to Chicago to try to find her son (Robert Floyd) who has suddenly quit contacting her and can't be reached.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 May 1998 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Disappearing Act See more »

Filming Locations:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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One cinder block will not keep a body submerged once gases begin to form in the abdominal cavity. See more »

Quotes

Faye Dolan: [to Carolyn, who is arrested] You took me into your home! You behaved like a daughter to me! And all the while, you and your loving family knew my son was at the bottom of the lake. You took away a good, loving boy. You took hime away when he was just beginning to live.
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It's sad that this is a true story
25 February 2000 | by angelfirSee all my reviews

Patty Duke did a good job at portraying a concerned mother.When I saw the ending statements,I was very disappointed in the sentences that the guilty people got!!


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