The Good Liar Movie


The Good Liar

2019 | R | Drama Thriller

A life-long con man thinks he lands a perfect mark when he meets a wealthy widow, but she has a secretive past that may foil his plans.

U.S. Release Date

The Good Liar release date is set for Friday, November 15, 2019. This will be a Nationwide in theaters release.

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Directed by

Bill Condon


Jeffrey Hatcher


Rating MPAA

R for some strong violence, and for language and brief nudity

Storylines 2 more

Career con artist Roy Courtnay (McKellen) can hardly believe his luck when he meets well-to-do widow Betty McLeish (Mirren) online. As Betty opens her home and life to him, Roy is surprised to find himself caring about her, turning what should be a cut-and-dry swindle into the most treacherous tightrope walk of his life.
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Trivia & Production Notes

  • Based on the widely acclaimed book by Nicholas Searle.

Shooting Locations

  • April 2018: London, England, United Kingdom

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