The Imposter

The Imposter (2012)

There are two sides to every lie.

  • Genre: Documentary, Mystery
  • Release Date: 2012-07-13
  • User Rating: 7.4/10 from 427 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 39min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: RAW
  • Production Country: United Kingdom
  • Director:
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In 1994 a 13-year-old boy disappeared without a trace from his home in San Antonio, Texas. Three and a half years later he is found alive thousands of miles away in a village in southern Spain with a horrifying story of kidnap and torture. His family is overjoyed to bring him home. But all is not quite as it seems.

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  • Frédéric Bourdin

    as Himself
  • Adam O'Brian

    as Frédéric Bourdin
  • Anna Ruben

    as Carey Gibson
  • Cathy Dresbach

    as Nancy Fisher
  • Alan Teichman

    as Charlie Parker
  • Ivan Villanueva

    as Social Worker
  • Maria Jesus Hoyos

    as Judge
  • Ken Appledorn

    as Vice Consul
Directing Bart Layton Director
Writing Bart Layton Writer
Editing Andrew Hulme Editor
Sound Anne Nikitin Music
Production Dimitri Doganis Producer
Production John Battsek Executive Producer
Production Simon Chinn Executive Producer
Production Molly Thompson Executive Producer
Production Robert DeBitetto Executive Producer
Production Robert Sharenow Executive Producer
Production Katherine Butler Executive Producer
Production Poppy Dixon Co-Producer
Production Vanessa Tovell Line Producer
Camera Erik Wilson Director of Photography
Camera Lynda Hall Director of Photography