Lie movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant lie movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, serious, semi serious, clever and touching films and TV shows about / with lie, husband wife relationship, liar, friendship, storytelling, infidelity, dialogue, father son relationship, telephone call and betrayal plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
lie movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as lie: Lie to Me (2009), Easy A (2010), HouseSitter (1992), A Little Help (2010), Thank You for Smoking (2005), Don't Worry, I'm Fine (2006), Cach? (2005), August Rush (2007), Underground (1995), Restraint (2008).

List of lie movies

Lie to Me (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: The world's leading deception researcher, Dr. Cal Lightman, studies facial expression, body language and tone of voice to determine when a person is lying and why, which helps law enforcement and government agencies uncover the truth. But his ...
Style: clever, psychological, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: riddles and clues, uncover truth, deception, human nature, talented, investigation, team, crimes, dishonesty, workplace situations, psychology, crime investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c.
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Easy A (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Olive, an average high school student, sees her below-the-radar existence turn around overnight once she decides to use the school's gossip grapevine to advance her social standing. Now her classmates are turning against her and the school ...
Style: feel good, witty, humorous, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, date night, teen drama, chick flick
Plot: high school, youth, coming of age, popularity, teenage life, notoriety, teenager, adolescence, teenage girl, teenage love, love and romance, virginity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 80s
Place: california, usa, florida
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HouseSitter (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After building his dream house, architect Newton Davis proposes marriage to his girlfriend, only to be summarily rejected. He seeks solace in a one-night stand with a waitress, never imagining that a woman he slept with once would end up posing as ...
Style: humorous, feel good, romantic, light, absurd ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: lie, small town, romance, couple relations, opposites attract, screwball, unlikely couple, disorder, hidden identity, cons and scams, social relations, embarrassment ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: usa, massachusetts, boston
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A Little Help (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: It's a movie for everyone whose life has been thrown off-course, out of whack, or simply not turned out the way they planned it. In other words, it's a movie for everyone, period. Set in suburban Long Island in the summer of 2002, with the ...
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: single parent, lie, dishonesty, infidelity, lifestyle, island, dentist, parents and children, lawsuit, couples, family problems, death in the family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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Thank You for Smoking (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Nick Naylor is a charismatic spin-doctor for Big Tobacco who'll fight to protect America's right to smoke -- even if it kills him -- while still remaining a role model for his 12-year old son. When he incurs the wrath of a senator bent on ...
Style: witty, humorous, cynical, entertaining, realistic ...
Plot: lobbyist, marketing, satire, advertising, morality, reporter, business, social satire, lie, tobacco, lung cancer, capitalism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, vermont, japan, u.s. capitol building, washington d.c. ...
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Don't Worry, I'm Fine (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A 19-year-old searches for her twin brother after he runs away from home, following a fight with their father.
Style: serious, touching, suspenseful, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: twins, lie, family relations, siblings relations, woman in danger, parent child relationship, family, missing person, depression, mystery, uncover truth, tombs and skeletons ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, barcelona, europe, france, normandy ...
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Cach? (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Austria, Germany, Italy
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A married couple is terrorized by a series of videotapes planted on their front porch.
Style: disturbing, psychological, atmospheric, clever, tense ...
Plot: suicide, haunted by the past, surveillance, family in crisis, nightmare, lie, mystery, conscience, dysfunctional family, family secret, childhood, responsibility ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
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August Rush (2007)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A drama with fairy tale elements, where an orphaned musical prodigy uses his gift as a clue to finding his birth parents.
Style: touching, sentimental, inspirational, romantic, feel good ...
Plot: orphan, prodigy, musician's life, youth, music, hopes, lie, orphanage, dancing, musician, artists and showbiz, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1995
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city
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Underground (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, France, Germany, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Hungary, UK, USA
Duration: 170 min.
Story: Black marketeers Marko and Blacky manufacture and sell weapons to the Communist resistance in WWII Belgrade, living the good life along the way. Marko's surreal duplicity propels him up the ranks of the Communist Party, and he eventually ...
Style: surreal, cynical, satirical, biting, absurd ...
Plot: freedom, lie, society, ambition, resistance, communism, nazi, revolution, cellar, resistance fighter, greed, genocide ...
Time: year 1941, 1990s, 1940s, 1960s
Place: former yugoslavia, europe, berlin germany, yugoslavia, poland ...
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Restraint (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two fugitives land in hot water when they take a hostage who poses a threat to their well-being.
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, psychopath, on the run, murder, hostage, seduction, lie, mansion, mind game, survival, deadly, isolation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia
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Frost/Nixon (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: For three years after being forced from office, Nixon remained silent. But in summer 1977, the steely, cunning former commander-in-chief agreed to sit for one all-inclusive interview to confront the questions of his time in office and the Watergate ...
Style: clever, tense, psychological, sincere, tricky ...
Plot: journalism, president, reporter, politics, tv show, loneliness, scandal, power struggle, lie, uncover truth, mind game, secret ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1974, year 1977
Place: usa, california, australia, manhattan new york city, washington d.c. ...
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Alex & Emma (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Writer Alex Sheldon (Luke Wilson) must finish his novel within a month. If he doesn't, he won't get paid. And, if that happens, angry Mafia types to whom he owes money will come looking for him. In order to expedite things, Alex hires ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, romantic, sweet, light ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: gambling, unlikely couple, love triangle, love, romance, disappearance, lie, sex, casino, workplace romance, love affair, writer's life ...
Time: contemporary, 20s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: massachusetts, switzerland, boston
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Addicted (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A gallerist risks her family and flourishing career when she enters into an affair with a talented painter and slowly loses control of her life.
Style: sexy, touching, serious, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: cheating wife, infidelity, lust, temptation, obsession, lie, couples, dishonesty, sexual relations, crumbling marriage, fatal attraction, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Bodyguard (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Lovely Singh (Salman Khan) is the bodyguard of Sartaj Rana's (Raj Babbar) daughter Divya Rana (Kareena Kapoor). He is very devoted to his duties but irritates her all the time by following her everywhere. Consequently, Divya and her friend ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, realistic
Plot: lie, college, fall in love, romance, family relations, parents and children, dishonesty, bollywood, one against many, rescue, bodyguard, betrayal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
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Not All Were Murderers (2006)
Genre: Biography
Country: Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Based on the childhood memories of actor Michael Degen, the movie deals with the everyday struggle to survive as a Jewish boy in Nazi Germany. As his father had died in 1940 after being released from the Sachsenhausen concentration camp, Michael and ...
Style: sincere, suspenseful, serious, touching
Plot: lie, deportation, false identity, survival, political unrest, life is a bitch, little boy, death of father, concentration camp, bombing, innocence, water
Place: berlin germany
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Just Mercy (2019)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: The powerful true story of Harvard-educated lawyer Bryan Stevenson, who goes to Alabama to defend the disenfranchised and wrongly condemned — including Walter McMillian, a man sentenced to death despite evidence proving his innocence. Bryan fights ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, disturbing, suspense, touching ...
Plot: judge, justice, lie, false accusation of murder, investigation, innocence, injustice, convict, death row, perjury, lawyer, murder ...
Time: year 1987
Place: alabama
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Liar Game (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 36 min.
Story: The Liar Game is a Japanese manga series originally written and illustrated by Shinobu Kaitani. The manga was first serialized in 2005 in the Japanese manga magazine Weekly Young Jump, published by Shueisha. It was adapted into a TV series, which ...
Style: psychological, serious, tense, captivating, intellectual
Plot: betrayal, lie, mind game, psychology, greed, genius, ex convict, revenge, gambling, naivete, friendship, deception ...
Place: japan
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 7K (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Greg founded a company called that creates any type of alibi. With his associate, Augustin, and Medhi his new employee, they devise unstoppable stratagems and stagings to cover their clients. But meeting Flo, a pretty blonde who hates men ...
Style: feel good, funny, humorous, entertaining, cynical ...
Audience: date night, teen comedy
Plot: alibi, deception, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, lie, friendship between men, husband wife relationship, infidelity, adultery, farce, plan gone awry, buried truth, employer employee relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, cannes
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The Ringer (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Pressured by a greedy uncle (Brian Cox) and a pile of debt, lovable loser Steve Barker (Knoxville) resorts to an unthinkable, contemptible, just-crazy-enough-to-work scheme. He pretends to be mentally challenged to rig the upcoming Special Olympics ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, idiotic, absurd ...
Plot: disability, mentally challenged, rivalry, ambition, dishonesty, down syndrome, friendship, love and romance, lie, sleazy, bet, make believe ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: las vegas
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Dakota Skye (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: For as long as she could remember, Dakota Skye has been cursed with a super power. She has the ability to see the truth in any lie she hears. From small, harmless white lies, to the more devious kind, they have come from the people that she should ...
Style: serious, captivating, melancholic, psychological, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, teenage life, friendship, music band, romance, supernatural power, lie, teen angst, self acceptance, self discovery, coming of age, cigarette smoking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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Pinocchio (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Roberto Benigni adapts the classic children's tale by Carlo Collodi for the big-budget family-oriented comedy Pinocchio.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventurer, fish out of water, obsessive quest, mischievous children, teaching the ways of the world, young heroes, parents and children, friendship, rescue, disorder, escapades, danger ...
Place: italy
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Beowulf (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: 6th-century Scandinavian warrior, Beowulf embarks on a mission to slay the manlike ogre Grendel, a descendant of Cain.
Style: epic, exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mythology, legends and myths, dragon, monster, sin, heroic mission, tragic hero, good versus evil, vikings, weakness, ancient, adventurer ...
Time: middle ages, ancient world
Place: denmark, europe
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Official Secrets (2019)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The true story of British intelligence whistleblower Katharine Gun, who prior to the 2003 Iraq invasion leaked a top-secret NSA memo exposing a joint US-UK illegal spying operation against members of the UN Security Council. The memo proposed ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, surprise ending, tense, suspense
Plot: iraq war, politics, espionage, whistleblower, lie, investigation, intrigue, top secret, spy, telephone call, husband wife relationship, telephone ...
Time: year 2003, 2000s, year 2004
Place: washington d.c.
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After the Storm (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Ryota is an unpopular writer although he won a literary award 15 years ago. Now, Ryota works as a private detective. He is divorced from his ex-wife Kyoko and he has an 11-year-old son Shingo. His mother Yoshiko lives alone at her apartment. One ...
Style: semi serious, touching, sincere, melancholic, thought provoking
Plot: divorce, private detective, lottery ticket, gambling, storm, slice of life, lie, father son relationship, bet, divorced father, betting, divorced parents ...
Time: contemporary
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Le Retour du Héros (2018)
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 90 min.
Story: 1809, France. Captain Neuville is called to the front, leaving his future bride heartbroken. Her sister decides to write letters on his behalf to cheer her up.
Style: stylized, feel good, romantic, humorous, entertaining
Audience: date night, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: lie, scam, deserter, war hero, reading a letter aloud, sister sister relationship, wedding, marriage proposal, woman slaps man, horse, dancing, duel ...
Time: 1800s, 19th century
Place: france
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By the Sea (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Malta, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Set in France during the mid-1970s, Vanessa, a former dancer, and her husband Roland, an American writer, travel the country together. They seem to be growing apart, but when they linger in one quiet, seaside town they begin to draw close to some of ...
Style: melancholic, depressing, artsy, psychological, scenic ...
Plot: hotel, unhappiness, husband wife relationship, travel, depression, self pity, voyeurism, manuscript, lie, marriage, overhearing sex, restaurant ...
Place: france
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The Invisible Guest (2016)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 106 min.
Story: "The Invisible Guest” turns on a young businessman who wakes up in a hotel room locked from the inside with the dead body of his lover next to him. He hires a prestigious lawyer, and over one night they work together to clarify what happened ...
Style: surprise ending, suspense, psychological, tricky
Plot: uncover truth, interrogation, death, female lawyer, murder suspect, trial, false accusation, judge, corpse, suspect, lawyer, confession of crime ...
Place: barcelona spain, spain
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Off-White Lies (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel, France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In this bittersweet family comedy, shy teenager Libby moves back to Israel to live with her hapless father Shaul, unexpectedly finding herself without a home as war breaks out around them. Shaul devises a creative solution: posing as refugees, they ...
Style: serious, suspense, depressing, disturbing
Plot: lie, father daughter relationship, jewish, teenage girl, estranged father, refugees, danger, hitchhiking, open relationship, crush, visit, storage unit ...
Time: year 2006
Place: israel
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Lovewrecked (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: On a Caribbean cruise, Jenny (Bynes) is marooned on a beach with her rock and roll idol. Deliriously in love with the idea of time alone with him, she manages to hide the fact that they're a stone's throw away from their resort.
Style: humorous, funny, light, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: resort, teenage love, love triangle, adventure, island, rock star, shipwreck, stranded, escapades, love and romance, teenage life, village life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: caribbean
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Looking for Lola (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Looking for Lola is a comical look at the world of relationships and highlights just how far we will go to impress that special someone... Mike (Mark Kassen) has moved to L.A. with dreams of being a writer. In order to keep his parents satisfied, he ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, touching
Plot: nightclub, dancing, true love, young lovers, follow your dream, comedy of errors, dancer's life, showbiz, romance, fall in love, lie, illegal alien ...
Time: 90s
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