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The Good Lie: Reese Witherspoon in the Best Feel Good Film of 2014

The Good Lie: Reese Witherspoon in the Best Feel Good Film of 2014

The Good Lie, the title appears to be taken from a scene in Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain, stars Reese Witherspoon as the biggest name in the film, she actually spend very little time on screen, and this could well be the best “feel good” film of 2014. 45 more words

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'The Good Lie' (Ένα Γενναίο Ψέμα) - [2,5/8]

Τέσσερις Σουδανοί πρόσφυγες φτάνουν στις ΗΠΑ, και προσπαθούν να φτιάξουν τις ζωές τους, με την βοήθεια μιας υπαλλήλου ενός γραφείου ευρέσεως εργασίας.

Αν και η ιστοριά είναι πιασαρική και δυνατή, και θα μπορούσε να μετουσιωθεί σε μια πολύ ενδιαφέρουσα κοινωνική ταινία, είχε την κακή τύχη να πέσει στα χέρια της κινηματογραφικά άπειρης σεναριογράφου Margaret Nagle, η οποία υπογράφει ένα τόσο προχειρογραμμένο, επιδερμικό και άτεχνο … 7 more words

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2014 Philadelphia Film Festival: The Good Lie

Academy Award winner Reese Witherspoon and an ensemble of young Sudanese actors — all of whom have direct personal ties to the war in their country — bring the inspiring and uplifting story of The Lost Boys of the Sudan to the screen in a film about heartbreak and hope, survival and triumph.

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The Good Lie (2014) Review

Posted by: Anthony Wallace

Based on the true life stories of Sudan refugees who were dislocated during a Civil War in Sudan, director Philippe Falardeau… 726 more words

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Review: Out of Africa (and Kansas City) Comes The Good Lie

Africa is the continent that the rest of the world prefers not to think about. (Or, as Stephen Colbert calls it, Whocaresistan.) War, death, famine and pestilence — the full team of apocalyptic horsemen — have ravaged the land. 861 more words

The Good Lie’s Reese Witherspoon lets refugees be the stars

After Water For Elephants and This Means War stumbled at the box office, Reese Witherspoon decided to pick herself up by getting involved in more modest movies. 373 more words

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Toronto International Film Festival: The Good Lie - Official Trailer

Academy Award winner Reese Witherspoon and an ensemble of young Sudanese actors — all of whom have direct personal ties to the war in their country — bring the inspiring and uplifting story of The Lost Boys of the Sudan to the screen in a film about heartbreak and hope, survival and triumph.

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