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The Truth About Lies (2018)

TV-14 | | Comedy, Romance | 27 January 2018 (USA)
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Gilby finds himself in a tangled web of lies when the truth proves to be too much to admit and even harder to accept.

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Phil Allocco

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Phil Allocco
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Cast

Credited cast:
Odette Annable ... Rachel Stone
Colleen Camp ... May
Mary Elizabeth Ellis ... Sharon
Chris Diamantopoulos ... Eric Stone
Laura Kightlinger ... Ms. Harris
Fran Kranz ... Gilby Smalls
Adam David Thompson ... Andy
Arthur J. Nascarella ... James Lance
Oakes Fegley ... Boy
Miles Fisher ... Kevin
Gemma Forbes ... Ann
Jonathan Katz ... Dr. Pollard
Catherine Davis
Anais Lee ... Little Girl
Daniel Raymont ... Broken Wing
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Gilby Smalls is having a meltdown. He's just been fired from his job, lost his apartment in a fire and his girlfriend gave him the boot. And it's only Wednesday. Now, at the ripe old age of thirty-something, he is forced to move in with May, his booze-swindling man-obsessed mother. This is the last straw. Gilby's life is bleak until best friend Kevin drags him to a family get-together, where he meets Rachel, Kevin's very beautiful but very married sister. Rachel is the very thing Gilby needs to get his life back on track. Desperate to impress her, Gilby starts to weave a web of lies; one bigger than the next. Now in a sticky mess, Gilby is forced to face the uncomfortable truth about himself before he can find a way out of his very own Lies. The Truth About Lies explores the potent role lying plays in relationships and life with some surprising results!

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Comedy | Romance

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Gilby (Fran Kranz) hits rock bottom and uses lies to build his life back up.
16 November 2017 | by vsteiner-19036See all my reviews

The Truth About Lies takes lying to a whole new level. Phil Allocco's writing is phenomenally funny. He isn't afraid to take risks with the hipster crowd. Allocco uses their plant-eating lifestyle and shows an extreme that puts the characters in awkward situations. I was laughing so hard when Gilby (Fran Kranz) lied about his food and Rachel (Odette Annable) gave him hers to finish as well. The reactions of the two hippy friends was so over-the-top that it made their conversations with Gilby (Fran Kranz) and Rachel (Odette Annable) amusingly awkward. I'd recommend this movie to Rom-com lovers!


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