The Vanishing



Rex and Saskia are enjoying a biking holiday in France when, stopping at a gas station, Saskia disappears. Confounded, Rex searches everywhere, but to no avail. Three years later, he's still obsessed with finding her, pleading his case on television, putting up posters and ruining his new relationship in the process. Eventually an unassuming chemistry teacher, Raymond, approaches Rex, intimating that he knows what happened.

  1. Tim Krabbé

    Novel, Screenplay

  2. George Sluizer

    Director, Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Bernard-Pierre Donnadieu

    Bernard-Pierre Donnadieu

    Raymond Lemorne

  2. Eugene Bervoets

    Eugene Bervoets

    Rex Hofman

  3. Johanna ter Steege

    Johanna ter Steege

    Saskia Wagter

  4. Gwen Eckhaus

    Gwen Eckhaus


  5. Tania Latarjet

    Denise Lemorne

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The Vanishing
The Vanishing



Original Title Spoorloos

Status Released

Release Information

  • October 27, 1988


    No rating information.

Original Language Dutch; Flemish

Runtime 1h 46m

Budget -

Revenue -



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