Unclaimed (2014)





Critic Consensus: No consensus yet.

Movie Info

Could an American MIA be struggling to find his way home? After enduring a traumatic childhood and serving two tours in Vietnam, Tom Faunce embarks upon an emotional quest to uncover the true identity of a man claiming to be an American soldier living in a remote village in Vietnam, decades after the war's end. As a veteran and Christian missionary, Tom firmly believes in the military creed, "leave no man behind," and lives by a personal oath to spend the rest of his life helping those in need. … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Documentary, Drama, Special Interest
Directed By:
Written By: Michael Jorgensen
In Theaters:

News & Interviews for Unclaimed

Friend Ratings

No Friends? Inconceivable! Log in to see what your friends have to say.


Critic Reviews for Unclaimed

All Critics (5) | Top Critics (4)

One can't help but think that in the hands of a shrewder filmmaker like Errol Morris, this stranger-than-fiction account would have been absolutely riveting.

Full Review… | May 1, 2014
Los Angeles Times
Top Critic

The film's many dangling threads... are obscured by a crescendo of sentiment that's hard to resist.

Full Review… | May 1, 2014
New York Times
Top Critic

A nakedly manipulative film, intercutting missionary Faunce's history with shots of a ludicrously glum and silent family dinner, and indulging in some treacly sad-face piano music.

Full Review… | April 29, 2014
Village Voice
Top Critic

A documentary that sends its audience on a rollercoaster ride of emotions.

Full Review… | September 19, 2013
Toronto Star
Top Critic

Even by the final frames, you can't be sure. But you really want to believe the man claiming to be a U.S. Special Forces agent shot down in Laos during the Vietnam War is telling the truth.

Full Review… | September 19, 2013

Audience Reviews for Unclaimed

There are no featured audience reviews yet. Click the link below to see what others say about Unclaimed!

Unclaimed Quotes

There are no approved quotes yet for this movie.

Discussion Forum

Discuss Unclaimed on our Movie forum!