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F for Fake

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Rotten Tomatoes Logo88%
Documentary Rated: 7+ (PG)19751h 29mOn: HBO MAX The Criterion Channel 

Documents the lives of infamous fakers Elmyr de Hory and Clifford Irving. De Hory, who later committed suicide to avoid more prison time, made his name by selling forged works of art by painters like Picasso and Matisse. Irving was infamous for writing a fake autobiography of Howard Hughes. Welles moves between documentary and fiction as he examines the fundamental elements of fraud and the people who commit fraud at the expense of others.F for Fake featuring Orson Welles and Elmyr de Hory is streaming with subscription on HBO MAX, streaming with subscription on The Criterion Channel, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, and 1 other. It's a documentary movie with a high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 88% and a high IMDb audience rating of 7.8 (14,432 votes).

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Available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 2 services (iTunes & Prime Video).

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#2,483 Ranked Movie

#166 Ranked in Documentary Movies

#199 Ranked in Movies on The Criterion Channel

#403 Ranked in Movies on HBO MAX

F for Fake has a high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 88% and a high IMDb audience rating of 7.8 (14,432 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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