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, serious, clever, entertaining, suspenseful and humorous films and TV shows about / with lie, husband wife relationship, mother son relationship, kiss, father son relationship, storytelling, death, photograph, mother daughter relationship and father daughter relationship plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Thriller genres shot in USA, France, Germany and other countries.
lie movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as lie: Lie to Me (2009), Easy A (2010), HouseSitter (1992), Thank You for Smoking (2005), August Rush (2007), Underground (1995), Liar Game (2007), (2017), Beowulf (2007), Le Retour du Héros (2018).

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, serious, psychological, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: riddles and clues, investigation, uncover truth, deception, talented, research, dishonesty, human nature, crimes, team, crime investigation, interrogation ...
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, teenage life, teenage love, notoriety, adolescence, friends, virginity, high school life, love and romance, coming of age, youth, social relations ...
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: feel good, humorous, romantic, light, absurd ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: lie, small town, romance, opposites attract, couple relations, screwball, unlikely couple, disorder, hidden identity, social relations, cons and scams, embarrassment ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: usa, massachusetts, boston
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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, clever ...
Plot: lobbyist, advertising, marketing, morality, reporter, lie, tobacco, lung cancer, capitalism, journalism, society, social satire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, vermont, north carolina, japan, u.s. capitol building ...
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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, romantic, feel good, inspirational ...
Plot: orphan, prodigy, musician's life, music, hopes, lie, orphanage, dancing, musician, artists and showbiz, youth, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1995
Place: usa, new york, 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
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, revolution, resistance fighter, cellar, greed, genocide, brutality ...
Time: 1990s, 1940s, 1960s, year 1941
Place: former yugoslavia, europe, yugoslavia, berlin germany, poland ...
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Liar Game (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
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: lie, psychology, mind game, greed, genius, betrayal, revenge, ex convict, gambling, naivete, deception, game ...
Place: japan
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 6K (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, lie, infidelity, adultery, husband wife relationship, deception, friendship between men, plan gone awry, farce, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, buried truth, sarcasm ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, cannes
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Beowulf (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
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, fairy tale, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mythology, dragon, monster, legends and myths, sin, heroic mission, good versus evil, weakness, vengeance, ancient, queen, duel ...
Time: middle ages, ancient world
Place: denmark, europe
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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, entertaining, humorous
Audience: date night, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: sex scene, lie, scam, reading a letter aloud, deserter, war hero, sister sister relationship, marriage proposal, wedding, horse, dancing, duel ...
Time: 1800s
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: scenic, psychological, melancholic, depressing, artsy ...
Plot: hotel, unhappiness, travel, voyeurism, depression, self pity, husband wife relationship, lie, marriage, manuscript, overhearing sex, neighbor ...
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, psychological, suspense, tricky
Plot: uncover truth, interrogation, death, false accusation, trial, judge, suspect, female lawyer, corpse, confession of crime, false accusation of murder, accusation ...
Place: spain, barcelona spain
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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, feel good, light, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: teenage love, resort, love triangle, island, rock star, adventure, stranded, escapades, love and romance, teenage life, village life, friends ...
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, young lovers, follow your dream, true love, comedy of errors, romance, dancer's life, showbiz, lie, dancing, illegal alien, fall in love ...
Time: 90s
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Children of Heaven (1997)
Genre: Drama, Family
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, sincere, touching, sentimental, compassionate ...
Plot: school, poverty, childhood, siblings relations, family drama, foot race, family, financial problem, young heroes, unemployment, children, health situation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: iran, middle east, tehran iran, tokyo
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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: psychological, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Plot: betrayal, dishonesty, uncover truth, surgery, couple relations, doctors and patients, parents and children, hospital, cons and scams, doctor patient relationship, conspiracy, health situation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
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Ben Is Back (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: 19 year-old Ben Burns unexpectedly returns home to his family's suburban home on Christmas Eve morning. Ben's mother, Holly, is relieved and welcoming but wary of her son staying clean. Over a turbulent 24 hours, new truths are revealed, ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, rough
Plot: drug rehabilitation, addiction, drug dealing, lie, teenager, breaking and entering, suspicion, marriage, drug dealer, christmas eve, group therapy, christmas ...
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The Family (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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: serious, suspenseful, rough, bleak, melancholic
Plot: missing child, family drama, secret, politics, lie, political campaign, kidnapping, twists & turns, teenager, police investigation, suspicion, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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The Post (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Thriller
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: based on true events, factual, exciting, thought provoking, tense ...
Plot: journalism, vietnam war, politics, cover up, truth, lie, expose, war violence, newspaper story, national security, wartime, husband wife relationship ...
Time: year 1971, year 1965, year 1966, 20th century, year 1949
Place: washington d.c., vietnam, usa
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A Dark Song (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A determined young woman and a damaged occultist risk their lives and souls to perform a dangerous ritual that will grant them what they want.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, exciting, disturbing, british horror
Plot: ritual, occult, supernatural, angel, ghost, demon, black magic, lie, loss of son, isolated house, mansion, desperation ...
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Knock Knock (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Chile
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: psychological, suspense, brutal, sexy, awful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: torture, threesome, seductress, female psychopath, rape, home invasion, violence, married man, seduction, sex scene, sex, lie ...
Place: chile
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Sleeping with Other People (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Can two serial cheaters get a second chance at love? After a one-night stand in college, New Yorkers Lainey and Jake meet by chance twelve years later and discover they each have the same problem: because of their monogamy-challenged ways, neither ...
Style: humorous, romantic, funny, melancholic, light ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: sex, womanizer, infidelity, romance, friends, couples, fall in love, love and romance, hopes, unlikely couple, love, obsession ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2002
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, france, medical school, new jersey ...
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Trespass (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Bulgaria
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Kyle (Nicolas Cage) and Sarah Miller (Nicole Kidman) have it all: a huge gated house on the water, fancy cars, and the potential for romance in their relationship. He's just back from a business trip (he brokers diamonds) and their teen ...
Style: intense, suspense, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Plot: home invasion, family in danger, betrayal, robbery, masked man, crime, couple relations, hostages, dishonesty, danger, estate, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
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Six Feet Under (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: A darkly comic look at members of a dysfunctional L.A. family that run a funeral business.  When death is your business, what is your life? For the Fisher family, the world outside of their family-owned funeral home continues to be at least as ...
Style: dark humor, psychological, emotional, surreal, tense ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, death, funeral home, hopes, dealing with death, self discovery, gays and lesbians, family business, family secret, life changing experience, workplace problem, financial problem ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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Love the Hard Way (2001)
Genre: Drama, Crime, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Claire, a brilliant student, seeks answers to the meaning of life in the calm of her biology laboratory. One day, she meets a mysterious young man, Jack, at the cinema, and is intrigued by his style, assurance and audacity. Apart from his artistic ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, gloomy
Plot: opposites attract, love affair, couples, crimes, student life, cons and scams, fall in love, love and romance, crime, dishonesty, college, neo noir ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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Faces in the Crowd (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, France, Canada, UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A horror-thriller centered on a woman living with "face-blindness" after surviving a serial killer's attack. As she lives with her condition, one in which facial features change each time she loses sight of them, the killer closes in.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: serial killer, disorder, woman in danger, who to trust, danger, murder, deadly, fear, lie, panic, fight, recovery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Crazy, Stupid, Love. (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Cal Weaver is living the American dream. He has a good job, a beautiful house, great children and a beautiful wife, named Emily. Cal's seemingly perfect life unravels, however, when he learns that Emily has been unfaithful and wants a divorce. ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, emotional, talky ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: womanizer, love and romance, midlife crisis, friends, divorce, couples, mentor, looking for sex, lovers, marital problem, romance, crumbling relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california
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Antibodies (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 127 min.
Story: When a notorious German serial killer is captured after committing some of the most heinous acts against humanity ever imaginable, a farmer and police officer from a sleepy rural community on the outskirts of Berlin is drawn into the case as he ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, mind game, lust, investigation, murder, danger, crimes, small town, police officer, family life, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, year 1996
Place: germany, europe
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The Butterfly Room (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Ann, a reclusive elegant lady, with an obsession for butterflies, is befriended by the eerily beautiful young Alice. Using her seductive innocence, Alice establishes a disturbing mother daughter relationship with Ann. Lured into her twisted world, ...
Style: twists and turns, serious, realistic, scary, adaptation directed by original author
Plot: obsession, parents and children, aging, danger, deadly, friends, murder, haunted by the past, secret room, double life, mother daughter relationship, butterfly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california
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The Whole Truth (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A defense attorney works to get his teenage client acquitted of murdering his wealthy father.
Style: exciting, captivating, suspenseful, tense, rough ...
Plot: lawyer, murder, defense attorney, death of father, teenager, widow, lie, mother son relationship, family relations, legal action, patricide, cheating wife ...
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