MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 1,238 this week

Lie with Me (2004)

TV Movie  |   |  Crime, Drama, Thriller  |  15 November 2004 (UK)
6.7
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.7/10 from 96 users  
Reviews: 1 user

Ros Tyler wakes from a drugged sleep to find that her flatmate is dead and she herself has been viciously sexually assaulted. She has also suffered acute memory loss and has no recollection... See full summary »

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 2508 titles
created 08 Jan 2012
 
a list of 34 titles
created 24 Jun 2013
 
a list of 104 titles
created 19 Jul 2013
 
list image
a list of 57 titles
created 24 Nov 2013
 
a list of 467 titles
created 10 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Lie with Me" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Lie with Me (TV Movie 2004)

Lie with Me (TV Movie 2004) on IMDb 6.7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Lie with Me.

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Director: Paul Hills
Stars: John Simm, Emer McCourt, Marc Warren
Moonshot (TV Movie 2009)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

The story leading up to the July 20, 1969, Apollo 11 moon landing launch.

Director: Richard Dale
Stars: Daniel Lapaine, James Marsters, Andrew Lincoln
Lie with Me (2005)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

An outgoing, sexually aggressive young woman meets and begins a torrid affair with an equally aggressive young man in which their affair begins to bring a strain on their personal lives.

Director: Clement Virgo
Stars: Lauren Lee Smith, Eric Balfour, Polly Shannon
Afterlife (TV Series 2005)
Drama | Horror | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

University lecturer Robert Bridge (Andrew Lincoln) becomes involved in a series of supernatural events surrounding medium Alison Mundy (Lesley Sharp) in this chilling TV series.

Stars: Lesley Sharp, Andrew Lincoln, Kate Duchêne
Heartbreaker (2010)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Alex and his sister run a business designed to break up relationships. They are hired by a rich man to break up the wedding of his daughter. The only problem is that they only have one week to do so.

Director: Pascal Chaumeil
Stars: Romain Duris, Vanessa Paradis, Julie Ferrier
Whose Baby? (TV Movie 2004)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Hard-hitting drama about a man who discovers that he has fathered a child only when he is approached by a child support agency. A few years after the fling that led to his unknown ... See full summary »

Director: Rebecca Frayn
Stars: Andrew Lincoln, Sophie Okonedo, Esther Coles
Play or Be Played (TV Movie 2008)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

A look at the personal and professional lives of the cutthroat attorneys at a prestigious New York City law firm.

Director: Barry Sonnenfeld
Stars: Quinton Aaron, Joshua Bachove, Elizabeth Bogush
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Two men (Kevin McKidd, John Simm) in London decide to meet women by answering a dating ad. They meet two women (Amelia Curtis, Louisa Milwood) who use the ads to scam men out of cash, gifts... See full summary »

Director: Caleb Lindsay
Stars: Kevin McKidd, Amelia Curtis, John Simm
This Life + 10 (TV Movie 2007)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

The friends reunite for Ferdy's funeral and old tensions rise.

Director: Joe Ahearne
Stars: Jack Davenport, Amita Dhiri, Jason Hughes
Drama | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  
Director: Andrew Rajan
Stars: Susannah Harker, Andrew Lincoln, Shaun Parkes
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
Directors: Kirsty Mitchell, Matt Reid
Stars: Ronni Ancona, Craig David, Lorraine Kelly
Lie with Me (2012)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Haunted by a family secret of incest and harboring the news of her dying mother, an estranged woman journeys home to bury her dark past forever.

Director: Jamison Brandi
Stars: Lisa Younger, Rachel Marie Lewis, Karen Strassman
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
...
...
...
Denise Gough ...
Daniel Cerqueira ...
Jack Penate ...
...
Albert Welling ...
...
...
...
...
Edit

Storyline

Ros Tyler wakes from a drugged sleep to find that her flatmate is dead and she herself has been viciously sexually assaulted. She has also suffered acute memory loss and has no recollection of events of the previous night. The DI leading the investigation finds himself falling for Ros and becomes convinced of the killer's identity, but his world is turned upside down when the CPS decide not to prosecute. After deciding to lie, Ros tells the court that she can identify her attacker. He protests his innocence but the decision goes against him. Soon she starts to receive anonymous letters from someone who knows that she has lied. Her relationship with Will changes and the pressures begin to show. She soon discovers that the truth can be more dangerous than a lie. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Crime | Drama | Thriller

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

15 November 2004 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

Face au mensonge  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(2 parts)

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
A great start ruined with a belly up ending!
6 June 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Roselyn comes home to her room-mate and her married boyfriend. The next thing she knows is she wakes up groggy and confused and finds her room-mate dead. She has no memory of anything. When examined, she is found to have been raped, with traces of a date rape drug in her system.

The Police investigate and suspect her room-mate's lover, a rich rake. He denies knowing anything and is upset that his wife has to be dragged into the whole thing. The evidence mounts about his involvement. The detective on the case, Will, becomes attracted to Roz, and with the encouragement of his boss, begins to see her, in the hopes that her memory will return.

When the police discover evidence that Jerry, the suspect, has had sex with Roz, they push for an indictment, only to be told that due to Roz's admitted history of marijuana use, the evidence of it being rape are flimsy.

Will and Roz decide to take matters in to their own hands, Convinced that justice is not being served Roz offers to lie about remembering Jerry raping her.

That is part one of what promises to be an interesting second half. Unfortunately the plot takes a meandering path away from mystery into the usual: "rescue the heroine at the last moment, because she goes suddenly stupid" dramatics.

Roz, armed with the confession of the true killer, decides that this vital piece of information should not be shared with the Police, or her boyfriend. Apparently overcome with guilt at the realization she was in part culpable in some of the events of that night, and with the fact that she has sent an innocent man to jail, she decides instead to have her detective boyfriend drop her off outside her home while she goes in to find.....yup, the guy who just confessed murdering her room-mate and raping her!! The ensuing ending is of course the usual cliché. Will Will save her in time? Of course he will! Will we find out how she fares as a perjurer who has sent a man to jail? Of course not! The camera fades out the window!

I am so tired of stories not holding up to their early promise! Why does a smart, tight, plot, have to be senselessly frittered away? Why do the talents of so many fine performances have to be sacrificed at the altar of clichéd endings?

Finally why waste the mesmerizing, barely caged talents, of Mark Lewis Jones in a minor role as the butt of everyone's jokes? When he joined the "Night Detective," he woke up a slumbering show. When he took the lead in "Murder Prevention Unit," he injected it with kinetic energy,as the possibly sociopathic detective. That choice by the Producer should have been the first clue!


21 of 23 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
What's it about? if_only_frick
Discuss Lie with Me (2004) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page