The Good Lie (2014) (C)
"Moving and unforgettable... The Good Lie is a movie that simultaneously enlightens and inspires."
Michael Medved, The Michael Medved Show.
Academy Award winner Reese Witherspoon joins an incredible ensemble cast of Sudanese actors in the film critics are calling "a deeply touching story about survival, perseverance and hope." (Chris Nashawaty, Entertainment Weekly).
In 1983, orphans of the civil war in Sudan, known as The Lost Boys, traveled nearly a thousand miles on foot, enduring unspeakable circumstances in search of refuge. Over a decade later, a humanitarian effort would bring thousands of these survivors to America.
The Good Lie is the uplifting, true-to-life tale of four friends' journey from their devastated homeland to the foreign world that is modern America, and of the people who helped empower them to begin again. -- (C) Warner Bros, 2014, Kenya/India/USA.
Starring Reese Witherspoon, Corey Stoll, Thad Luckinbill, Sarah Baker, Maria Howell, Joshua Mikel, Mike Pniewski, Arnold Oceng, Ger Duany, Emmanuel Jal.
Directed by Philippe Falardeau.
Based on a true story.
DVD Release Date: December 23, 2014.
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