Wish You Were HereA man (Joel Edgerton), his wife and his sister-in-law must deal with the fallout after their vacation in Cambodia takes a tragic turn. After a night of partying, the boyfriend of his sister-in-law mysteriously vanishes without a trace.Keywords:
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Directors of "Wish You Were Here"Kieran Darcy-SmithBirthdate: 12 June 1965, Mona Vale, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Creators of "Wish You Were Here"Kieran Darcy-SmithBirthdate: 12 June 1965, Mona Vale, Sydney, New South Wales, AustraliaFelicity Price
Critic Reviews of "Wish You Were Here"Seattle TimesJune 20, 2013
An Australian mystery-thriller dominated by Joel Edgerton's fearless performance as a compromised married man.Orange County RegisterJune 13, 2013
Joel Edgerton gives one of the year's strongest performances.Hearst NewspapersJune 07, 2013
Wish You Were Here is an excellent idea for a State Department video, to remind travelers the obvious things not to do when visiting an unfamiliar country. As a drama, it feels a little empty.Washington PostJune 07, 2013
The mysteries unravel at a steady pace and the dialogue and acting feel naturalistic, adding up to a taut and progressively tangled portrait of familial relations.New York PostJune 07, 2013
A dull drama about domestic squabbling that hopes to be mistaken for a thriller.New York TimesJune 06, 2013
The time you spend trying to piece together a mystery that is presented as a teasing puzzle inevitably diverts you from deeper identification with characters who are not particularly sympathetic to begin with.The Film StageAugust 08, 2016
Edgerton is Wish You Were Here's connective tissue that ties together the disparate emotional compartments of the narrative.Reel Film ReviewsOctober 24, 2015
...the film's arms-length vibe is compounded by an overlong running time and a seriously deliberate sense of pacing...Cinema SightJune 15, 2014
A disturbing mystery thriller that also explores the delicate balance of honesty and lies within a successful relationship.Film Comment MagazineNovember 04, 2013
It's too easily satisfying, too traditionally well-made to be an honest portrait of dissatisfaction.Onya MagazineOctober 17, 2013
[As] a more contemplative look at the ways unexplained tragedy plays with the emotions of people who supposedly have it all, it works.ReelTalk Movie ReviewsJune 20, 2013
Kieran Darcy-Smiths first feature mixes past and present, some few of such shifts adding to our understanding or familiarity with the returnees and deepening the mystery.
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