• Mystery
    Thriller
  • Rated: PG,B,PG-13,14,12,G
  • Director: Aneesh Chaganty
  • Writer: Aneesh Chaganty, Sev Ohanian
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Searching is a 2018 American thriller film directed by Aneesh Chaganty and written by Chaganty and Sev Ohanian. Shot from the point-of-view of smartphones and computer screens, the film follows a father (John Cho) trying to find his missing 16-year-old daughter (Michelle La) with the help of a police detective (Debra Messing). It is notable as the first mainstream Hollywood thriller headlined by an Asian-American actor.The film premiered at the Sundance Film Festival on January 21, 2018, and was released in the United States on August 24, 2018, by Screen Gems. It has grossed $32 million worldwide and received positive reviews from critics, who praised the acting, screenplay, and visual execution.
  • Mystery
    Thriller
  • Rated: PG,B,PG-13,14,12,G
  • Director: Aneesh Chaganty
  • Writer: Aneesh Chaganty, Sev Ohanian

  • John Cho
    Debra Messing
    Joseph Lee
    Michelle La
    Sara Sohn
    Alex Jayne Go
    Thomas Barbusca
    Gage Biltoft
    Roy Abramsohn
    Brad Abrell
    Benjamin J. Cain Jr.
    Colin Woodell
    Gabriel D. Angell
    Kyle Austin Brown
    Morgan Peter Brown

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  • Mystery
    Thriller
  • Rated: PG,B,PG-13,14,12,G
  • Director: Aneesh Chaganty
  • Writer: Aneesh Chaganty, Sev Ohanian

Synopsis

Searching is a 2018 American thriller film directed by Aneesh Chaganty and written by Chaganty and Sev Ohanian. Shot from the point-of-view of smartphones and computer screens, the film follows a father (John Cho) trying to find his missing 16-year-old daughter (Michelle La) with the help of a police detective (Debra Messing). It is notable as the first mainstream Hollywood thriller headlined by an Asian-American actor.The film premiered at the Sundance Film Festival on January 21, 2018, and was released in the United States on August 24, 2018, by Screen Gems. It has grossed $32 million worldwide and received positive reviews from critics, who praised the acting, screenplay, and visual execution.

Starring
  • John Cho
    Debra Messing
    Joseph Lee
    Michelle La
    Sara Sohn
    Alex Jayne Go
    Thomas Barbusca
    Gage Biltoft
    Roy Abramsohn
    Brad Abrell
    Benjamin J. Cain Jr.
    Colin Woodell
    Gabriel D. Angell
    Kyle Austin Brown
    Morgan Peter Brown