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The Good Lie

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Biography Drama Rated: 13+ (PG-13)20141h 50mOn: Cinemax Tags: About Africa Survival Feel-good 
Country: America

A young refugee of the Sudanese Civil War who wins a lottery for relocation to the United States with three other lost boys. Encountering the modern world for the first time, they develop an unlikely friendship with a brash American woman assigned to help them, but the young man struggles to adjust to this new life and his feelings of guilt about the brother he left behind.The Good Lie featuring Reese Witherspoon and Corey Stoll is streaming on Cinemax, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, available for rent or purchase on Google Play, and 3 others. It's a biography and drama movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.4 (27,148 votes).

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Philippe Falardeau


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Available to stream on a subscription service (Cinemax).

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Available to stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Cinemax).

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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 2 others).

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Not available to watch free online.

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#7,829 Ranked Movie

#133 Ranked in Movies on Cinemax

#785 Ranked in Biography Movies

#790 Ranked in War Movies

The Good Lie has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.4 (27,148 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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