Bunny Lake Is Missing. 1965. Great Britain. Directed by Otto Preminger. Screenplay by John Mortimer, Penelope Mortimer, based on the book by Evelyn Piper. With Carol Lynley, Keir Dullea, Laurence Olivier. 110 min.
In this classic mystery-drama Ann Lake and her young daughter, Bunny, have just relocated to London. At the end of Bunny’s first day at school, Ann is eager to pick up her little girl—but Bunny Lake has gone missing. Or has she? Is there really a Bunny Lake? Even Ann’s own brother, Steven, isn’t so sure.