Liar Liar (1997) - Plot Summary Poster


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  • Fletcher Reede, a fast talking attorney, habitual liar, and divorced father is an incredibly successful lawyer who has built his career by lying. He has a habit of giving precedence to his job and always breaking promises to be with his young son Max, but Fletcher lets Max down once too often, for missing his own son's birthday party. But until then at 8:15 Max has decided to make an honest man out of him as he wishes for one whole day his dad couldn't tell a lie. When the wish comes true all Fletcher can do is tell the truth and cannot tell one lie. Uh-oh for Fletcher!

    - Written by Anthony Pereyra <hypersonic91@yahoo.com>
  • Fletcher Reede is an attorney for whom lying is as natural as breathing. He even lies to his son, or doesn't keep his promises. On his son's birthday, he wishes that his father would stop lying for a day. And Fletcher finds himself telling truth all the time which turns his life upside down.

    - Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com
  • Fletcher Reede is a lawyer who lies about everything and makes excuses for not spending time with his family, but when his son, Max, blows out the candles on his birthday cake, he wishes that his father would not lie for a whole day. Now, Fletcher is forced to tell the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth.

  • Fletcher Reede is a fast talking attorney and habitual liar. When his son Max blows out the candles on his fifth birthday cake, he has only one wish, 'that his dad would stop lying for 24 hours'. When Max's wish miraculously comes true, Fletcher discovers that his biggest asset (his mouth) has suddenly become his biggest liability. Legal and emotional havoc ensue as Fletcher tries to keep his practice afloat and his ex-wife Audrey from taking their son and moving to Boston.

    - Written by Jon-Peter Sacko <townsend@rcc.se>
  • Fletcher Reede is an incredibly successful lawyer who has built his career on lying. Unfortunately, he spends far too much time working instead of being with his son Max, so Max makes a birthday wish that for just one day, his dad can't tell a lie. The wish comes true and Fletcher must try and defend his client, Samantha Cole, even though his entire defense for her is a lie.

    - Written by Qrrbirbel
  • A fast track lawyer can't lie for 24 hours due to his son's birthday wish after the lawyer turns his son down for the last time.

    - Written by Mystic80


In Los Angeles, California Fletcher Reede (Jim Carrey) is a career-focused lawyer and divorced father...

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