Dated and frenetic, MISSING PIECES might have been written by a pool of Bob Hope's former writers at a geriatric home. The result is a road picture that goes all over the place without getting anywhere.
Wendell (Eric Idle) is an orphaned greeting card writer with a plan. He wants to catapult his cellist pal, Lou (Robert Wuhl), to philharmonic fame. But Wendell's good intentions are compromised by an unexpected inheritance.
Mr. Chen Who, one of Wendell's many foster fathers, has left the financially strapped Wendell nothing more than a perplexing riddle. In the course of solving Who's paradox, Wendell squirrels away clues garnered from two sources. The first, ...