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 humorous, suspense, disturbing, inspirational, psychological and feel good films and TV shows about / with lie, family relations, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, deception, mother son relationship, telephone call, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship and guilt plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Comedy genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as lie: The Invisible Guest (2016), Lie to Me (2009), The Family (2016), HouseSitter (1992), Liar Liar (1997), Custody (2017), Mythomaniac (2019), The Post (2017), The Undoing (2020), School Days (2007).

List of lie movies

The Invisible Guest (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, 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, twist ending, psychotronic ...
Plot: uncover truth, lawyer, interrogation, lie, death, murder suspect, evidence, false accusation, infidelity, suspect, female lawyer, blackmail ...
Place: barcelona, spain
Is relevant ?
 8.0
 119K
Lie to Me (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
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: investigation, talented, psychology, expert, deception, crime investigation, riddles and clues, crimes, human nature, outsmarting, uncover truth, team ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c.
Is relevant ?
 7.4
 5K
The Family (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: This thriller follows the return of a politician’s young son who was presumed dead after disappearing over a decade earlier. As the mysterious young man is welcomed back into his family, suspicions emerge — is he really who he says he is?
Style: twists and turns, serious, suspenseful, rough, bleak ...
Plot: missing child, lie, secret, kidnapping, teenager, suspicion, politics, political campaign, parents and children, small town, loneliness, neighbor ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
 6.1
 25K
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: romantic, humorous, feel good, light, sexy ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, kids, teens
Plot: small town, lie, love triangle, breakup, romance, screwball, farce, architect, love story, life philosophy, writers, divorce ...
Time: 90s, 1930s, 20th century
Place: usa, boston, massachusetts
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 6.9
 306K
Liar Liar (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Fletcher Reede is a fast-talking attorney and habitual liar. When his son Max blows out the candles on his fifth birthday he has just one wish - that his dad will stop lying for 24 hours. When Max's wish comes true, Fletcher discovers that his ...
Style: funny, light, humorous, sentimental, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: lawyer, father son relationship, liar, lie, redemption, dishonesty, change of heart, ex husband ex wife relationship, farce, truth, courtroom, birthday ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: boston, california, usa, los angeles
Is relevant ?
 7.5
 9K
Custody (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In the midst of a divorce, Miriam Besson decides to ask for exclusive custody to her son, in order to protect him from a father that she is accusing of violence. The judge-in-charge of the file grants a shared custody to the father whom it considers ...
Style: sentimental, captivating, touching, disturbing, cult film
Plot: custody battle, lie, divorce, child custody, lawyer, divorced parents, parent child relationship, child, violent father, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, boy ...
Time: 2010s, year 2013
Place: france
Is relevant ?
 6.8
 1K
Mythomaniac (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
TV show
Story: Burned out and taken for granted, a working mom suspects her partner is cheating, so to win back his attentions, she feigns a medical diagnosis.
Style: captivating, psychological, touching, sincere
Plot: lie, family relations, family bonds, parents and children, family in crisis, parenthood, family problems, mother daughter relationship, mother, courage, couples, relationships ...
Time: contemporary
Is relevant ?
 7.2
 150K
The Post (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A cover-up that spanned four U.S. Presidents pushed the country's first female newspaper publisher and a hard-driving editor to join an unprecedented battle between journalist and government. Inspired by true events.
Style: political, inspirational, thought provoking, exciting, factual ...
Plot: journalism, expose, newspaper office, vietnam war, cover up, lie, truth, newspaper, wartime, journalist, new york times, freedom of the press ...
Time: year 1965, 70s, 20th century, year 1971, year 1966 ...
Place: washington d.c., vietnam, usa
Is relevant ?
 7.4
 89K
The Undoing (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 337 min.
TV show
Story: Grace and Jonathan Fraser are living the only lives they ever wanted. Overnight a chasm opens in their lives: a violent death and a chain of terrible revelations. Left behind in the wake of a spreading and very public disaster, Grace must dismantle ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, twists and turns, captivating, surprise ending ...
Plot: adultery, life turned upside down, murder investigation, murder, lie, husband wife relationship, therapist, secret, family relations, mother son relationship, mysterious disappearance, riddles and clues ...
Time: year 2019
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
Is relevant ?
 6.0
 2K
School Days (2007)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: A rumor states that if you take a photo of someone you like with your cellphone and keep it hidden, they'll fall for you. Will Makoto win his love by taking a picture of Kotonoha without anyone knowing?
Style: suspense, tense, psychological, adult animation, manga ...
Plot: romance, school, obsession, rivalry, lie, betrayal, love triangle, sex, vengeance, love affair, high school, harem ...
Place: japan
Is relevant ?
 6.4
 45K
The Good Girl (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Germany, Netherlands
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A discount store clerk strikes up an affair with a stock boy who considers himself the incarnation of Holden Caulfield.
Style: sincere, dark, realistic, disturbing, melancholic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, small town, dull life, mental illness, extramarital affair, infidelity, temptation, suicide, dysfunctional marriage, depression, adultery, lie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, california, austin texas, usa
Is relevant ?
 6.9
 43K
Trust (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A suburban family is torn apart when fourteen-year-old Annie meets her first boyfriend online. After months of communicating via online chat and phone, Annie discovers her friend is not who he originally claimed to be. Shocked into disbelief, her ...
Style: disturbing, emotional, realistic, sincere, serious ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: sexual abuse, investigation, father daughter relationship, teenager, bullying, innocence lost, teenage life, youth, rape, rape and revenge, pedophile, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, chicago illinois, usa, milwaukee wisconsin, cleveland ohio ...
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 5.0
 11K
Addicted (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance, 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, serious, realistic, touching, erotic ...
Plot: infidelity, temptation, cheating wife, lust, attraction, obsession, adultery, fatal attraction, marriage, lie, dishonesty, sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
 4.3
 8K
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: fairy tale, feel good, humorous, semi serious, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: lie, pinocchio, fish out of water, obsessive quest, mischievous children, adventurer, disorder, friendship, teaching the ways of the world, parents and children, young heroes, escapades ...
Place: italy
Is relevant ?
 7.1
 1K
Lie to Me (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: Gong Ah-jung, a level 5 Ministry of Culture official, gets entangled in a web of lies when she mistakenly lies that she's married to Hyun Ki-joon, a hotel manager from an affluent family. Their relationship is further complicated when ...
Style: romantic, light, feel good, humorous, entertaining ...
Plot: lie, pretend relationship, relationships, love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, posing as husband and wife, mother son relationship, jealousy, encounter, brother brother relationship, love and romance, heir ...
Place: korea
Is relevant ?
 8.5
 1.0M
The Lion King (1994)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young lion cub named Simba can't wait to be king. But his uncle craves the title for himself and will stop at nothing to get it.
Style: touching, sentimental, feel good, humorous, inspirational ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens, girls' night
Plot: disney, friendship, lion, family, adventure, betrayal, talking animals, jungle, good versus evil, love, pride and honor, prince ...
Time: 90s
Place: africa
Is relevant ?
 7.6
 67K
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, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense, touching ...
Plot: lawyer, courtroom, false accusation of murder, defense attorney, murder, perjury, prison, convict, african american, innocence, death row, lie ...
Time: year 1987, 80s, year 1992, year 1993, 20th century
Place: alabama
Is relevant ?
 6.5
 8K
Alibi.com (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Greg founded a company called Alibi.com 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: funny, feel good, humorous, entertaining, cynical ...
Audience: date night
Plot: alibi, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, deception, lie, adultery, infidelity, farce, friendship between men, husband wife relationship, plan gone awry, hidden truth, sarcasm ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, cannes
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 8.1
 2K
Liar Game (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 36 min.
TV show
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: serious, psychological, disturbing, suspense, tense ...
Plot: mind game, lie, genius, betrayal, revenge, ex convict, scam, deception, game, psychology, greed, con men ...
Place: japan
Is relevant ?
 7.0
 388K
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, teen sex comedy, sexy, witty, romantic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night, teen drama
Plot: high school, teenager, coming of age, teenage girl, youth, high school life, teenage life, adolescence, teenage love, love and romance, classmate, school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s, 2010s
Place: california, xian, usa, florida
Is relevant ?
 6.7
 76K
Run (2020)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Chloe, a teenager who is confined to a wheelchair, is homeschooled by her mother, Diane. Chloe soon becomes suspicious of her mother and begins to suspect that she may be harboring a dark secret.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: overprotective parent, teenage girl, mother daughter relationship, overprotective mother, single mother, teenager, lie, escape, teenage life, bad mother, life is a bitch, revenge ...
Place: washington state
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Children of Heaven (1997)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: Iran
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Zohre's shoes are gone; her older brother Ali lost them. They are poor, there are no shoes for Zohre until they come up with an idea: they will share one pair of shoes, Ali's. School awaits...
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, sincere, emotional ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing
Plot: childhood, poverty, school, life, children, siblings relations, family, islam, unemployment, running, financial problem, young heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: iran, middle east, tehran iran, tokyo
Is relevant ?
 6.5
 76K
Awake (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: While undergoing heart surgery, a man experiences a phenomenon called ‘anesthetic awareness’, which leaves him awake but paralyzed throughout the operation. As various obstacles present themselves, his wife must make life-altering decisions ...
Style: twist ending, psychological, twists and turns, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: betrayal, hospital, uncover truth, surgery, doctors and patients, surgical operation, dishonesty, conspiracy, couple relations, parents and children, health situation, heart transplant ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, new york
Is relevant ?
 4.8
 15K
Love Wrecked (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, feel good, light, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, kids, date night
Plot: resort, teenage love, beach, love triangle, adventure, lifeguard, marooned, shipwreck, island, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, lie, village life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: caribbean
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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: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: single parent, lie, lifestyle, dishonesty, infidelity, love and romance, family relations, family problems, lawsuit, couples, death in the family, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
Is relevant ?
 6.8
 241K
The Lion King (2019)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Simba idolises his father, King Mufasa, and takes to heart his own royal destiny. But not everyone in the kingdom celebrates the new cub's arrival. Scar, Mufasa's brother—and former heir to the throne—has plans of his own. The battle ...
Style: psychotronic, touching, colourful, epic, inspirational ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: animals, lion, jungle, king, talking animals, lion cub, disney, kingdom, wilderness, prince, childhood trauma, nature ...
Time: 2010s
Place: africa
Is relevant ?
 4.9
 94K
Knock Knock (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Chile, Israel, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When a devoted husband and father is left home alone for the weekend, two stranded young women unexpectedly knock on his door for help. What starts out as a kind gesture results in a dangerous seduction and a deadly game of cat and mouse.
Style: sexy, suspense, bad ending, psychological, disturbing ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: torture, rape, seductress, threesome, home invasion, female villain, seduction, female on male rape, married man, female psychopath, sex scene, violence ...
Place: chile
Is relevant ?
 7.5
 63K
The Farewell (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, China
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A headstrong Chinese-American woman returns to China when her beloved grandmother is given a terminal diagnosis. Billi struggles with her family's decision to keep grandma in the dark about her own illness as they all stage an impromptu wedding ...
Style: thought provoking, humorous, melancholic, sentimental, atmospheric ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: grief, lie, female protagonist, wedding, masseuse, family, family gatherings, life, grandmother granddaughter relationship, government official, doctor, cemetery ...
Place: china, usa, new york, manhattan new york city, japan
Is relevant ?
 7.4
 55K
Downton Abbey (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA, China
Duration: 122 min.
Story: The beloved Crawleys and their intrepid staff prepare for the most important moment of their lives. A royal visit from the King and Queen of England will unleash scandal, romance and intrigue that will leave the future of Downton hanging in the ...
Style: family saga, sincere, captivating, disturbing, atmospheric
Audience: chick flick
Plot: estate, aristocracy, servant, butler, aristocrat, intrigue, domestic servant, british royal family, class differences, country estate, country house, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century
Place: england, yorkshire, london
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The Snake Brothers (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Brothers Grass and Cobra Snake, in their late and early thirties respectively, live in a small Czech town not far from Prague. Coming from a disfunctional family, they both feel unable to build up a life to be satisfied with. Grass, unemployed and ...
Style: humorous, serious, suspenseful, captivating, entertaining
Plot: brother brother relationship, drug addict, fight, lie, betrayal, police, emotional blackmail, jail, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, manipulative woman, family relations, police officer ...
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