10 best movies like The Good Liar (2019)

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Movies similar to The Good Liar (2019): Girls Trip, The Gift, Woodshock, The Wife, Standing Tall, The Farewell, The Hummingbird Project, The Dinner, Beatriz at Dinner, The Hero.

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Girls Trip (2017)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration01:59
CharactersGirlfriends, Musicians, Photographers, Models, Drivers
PlotDancing, Divorce, Money, Computers, Mystery, Internet, Loneliness
PlaceParty, USA, Aircraft, Hotels

Four girlfriends take a trip to New Orleans for an annual festival and, along the way, rediscover their wild sides and strengthen the bonds of sisterhood.

The Gift (2015)
Mark8 (imdb: 7)
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CountryAustralia, USA, China
Duration02:34
CharactersFamily, Friends, Newlyweds, Dogs, Gay, Strong women
PlotLove, Relationship, Pursuit, Obsession, Cheating, Loneliness
PlaceUSA
TimeNew Year
StyleUnexpected ending, Tense, Disturbing

A husband and wife try to reinvigorate their relationship but their lives are threatened by a "friend" from the husband's past who holds a horrifying secret about him, sending their world into a tailspin.

Woodshock (2017)
Mark10 (imdb: 4.3)
Genrethriller, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:57
CharactersParents, Friends, Mothers, Old man, Spiders, Insects
PlotLove, Depression, Mystery, Mystery, Relationship, Death, Dancing, Money, Mental disorders
PlaceHospitals, USA, Lake
StyleDisturbing, Fascinating

Theresa, a haunted young woman spiraling in the wake of profound loss, is torn between her fractured emotional state and the reality-altering effects of a potent cannabinoid drug.

The Wife (2018)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genredrama
CountryUnited Kingdom, Sweden, USA
Duration01:40
CharactersPhotographers, Jews, Kings, Geniuses, Writers
PlotSuccess, Dancing, Snow, Money, Mystery, Seduction, Loneliness
PlaceHotels, Aircraft
StyleSoulful, Makes me think

A wife questions her life choices as she travels to Stockholm with her husband, where he is slated to receive the Nobel Prize for Literature.

Standing Tall (2015)
Markimdb: 7
Genredrama
CountryFrance
Duration01:39
CharactersTeens, Pregnant, Lawyers, Strong women, Criminals
PlotRelationship, Parenting, Test, First love, Dancing, Boxing, Soccer, Computers, Mystery
PlacePrison, School, Office, Hospitals, France, Court
TimeNew Year

The film tells the story of Malony and his education as he grows from a six-year-old into an 18-year-old. A minors’ judge and a caseworker work tirelessly to try to save the young offender.

The Farewell (2019)
Markimdb: 7.6
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:27
CharactersWriters, Family, Dogs, Sisters, Photographers, Artists, Old man, Cooks
PlotDeath, Dancing, Money, Mystery, Happiness
PlaceChina, Japan, Hotels
StyleTo cry, Atmospheric, Makes me think

A headstrong Chinese-American woman returns to China when her beloved grandmother is given a terminal diagnosis. Billi struggles with her family's decision to keep grandma in the dark about her own illness as they all stage an impromptu wedding to see grandma one last time.

The Hummingbird Project (2019)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genrethriller, drama
CountryCanada, Belgium
CharactersParents, Scammers, Brothers, Friends
PlotLove, Money, Relationship, Death
PlaceNew York, USA, Court
StyleTo cry, Heavy

A pair of high-frequency traders go up against their old boss in an effort to make millions in a fiber-optic cable deal.

The Dinner (2017)
Mark10 (imdb: 4.5)
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:22
CharactersParents, Family, Businessmen, Orphans, Bodyguards
PlotRelationship, Cancer, Political, Snow, Money, Computers, Basketball, Mental disorders, Loneliness
PlaceUSA, Party
StyleHeavy, Disturbing

Two brothers and their wives meet up at a haute-cuisine restaurant to discuss what to do about a horrific crime that their sons committed together. As the quartet debate their options, the conversation reopens old wounds between the siblings.

Beatriz at Dinner (2017)
Markimdb: 6
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:33
CharactersParents, Businessmen, Nurses, Billionaires, Dogs, Lawyers, Maids, Singers, Poor, Guitarists
PlotLove, Jealousy, Relationship, Racing, Money, Cancer, Computers
PlaceParty, Hospitals, USA, Hotels, Beach

Beatriz, an immigrant from a poor town in Mexico, has drawn on her innate kindness to build a career as a health practitioner. Doug Strutt is a cutthroat, self-satisfied billionaire. When these two opposites meet at a dinner party, their worlds collide, and neither will ever be the same.

The Hero (2017)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:28
CharactersSingers, Heroes, Actors, Comedians, Lesbians, Cowboys, Photographers, Old man
PlotFear, Loneliness, Cancer, Weapon, Money, Computers, Fate, Tennis
PlaceUSA, Beach

Lee, a former Western film icon, is living a comfortable existence lending his golden voice to advertisements and smoking weed. After receiving a lifetime achievement award and unexpected news, Lee reexamines his past, while a chance meeting with a sardonic comic has him looking to the future.

The Great Gilly Hopkins (2015)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrecomedy, drama, family
CountryUSA
Duration01:50
CharactersHorses, Foster children, Strong women, Teachers
PlotParenting, Basketball, Money, Computers, Mystery, Chase, Fear, Loneliness, Happiness
PlaceSchool, USA, Aircraft
TimeNew Year

Wisecracking, gum-chewing 12-year-old Gilly is well known in the foster system. Totally unmanageable, she has stayed with more families than she can remember and has outwitted them all. After all, how can she settle down when her real mother, the beautiful and glamourous Courtney, might be out there waiting for her? When Gilly is sent to live with the Trotters, the weirdest family yet, she isn’t planning to stick around. But cheerful, affectionate Maime Trotter isn’t giving up on Gilly just yet...

Flaked (2016)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:23
CharactersScammers, Friends
PlotMoney, Rivalry, Cheating, Moving, Seduction
PlaceUSA
StyleTouching

In his funky California beach enclave, Chip's the go-to guy for personal insights. But he isn't quite as enlightened when it comes to his own baggage.

Don't Breathe (2016)
Mark9.8 (imdb: 7.1)
Genrehorror, thriller, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:34
CharactersTeens, Old man, Thieves, Hermits
PlotRobbery, Money, Mystery, Loneliness, Pursuit, Death
PlaceUSA
StyleTense, Smart

A group of teens break into a blind man's home thinking they'll get away with the perfect crime. They're wrong.

The Great Gatsby (2013)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 7.2)
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryAustralia, USA
Duration02:23
CharactersFriends, Lovers
PlotObsession, Love, Jealousy, Money, Mystery, Intrigue, Love triangle, Loneliness
PlaceParty, Estate, New York, Hotels, USA
StyleBy books, Fascinating, To cry

An adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's Long Island-set novel, where Midwesterner Nick Carraway is lured into the lavish world of his neighbor, Jay Gatsby. Soon enough, however, Carraway will see through the cracks of Gatsby's nouveau riche existence, where obsession, madness, and tragedy await.

Historias lamentables (2021)

This satirical anthology tells the surreal stories of a gift for Don Horacio, a trip to the beach for Bermejo, a life-changing relationship between Tina and the young immigrant Ayoub, and a new client for a company that specializes in excuses.

Rising High (2020)
Markimdb: 5.7
CharactersCriminals, Businessmen, Brides, Old man, Scammers
PlotInvestigation, Death, Money, Gambling, Wedding, Fight
PlaceParty, Prison, Berlin, Mountains

Charting the rise and fall of three corrupt real estate agents who accumulate absurd wealth in no time but fall into a vortex of fraud, greed and drugs.

Knives Out (2019)
Markimdb: 7.9
Genrethriller, comedy, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA
CharactersFamily, Writers, Detectives, Maids, Dogs, Lawyers, Old man
PlotInvestigation, Cheating, Intrigue, Chase
PlaceEstate, Mansions
StyleFascinating, Exciting, Atmospheric, For men

When renowned crime novelist Harlan Thrombey is found dead at his estate just after his 85th birthday, the inquisitive and debonair Detective Benoit Blanc is mysteriously enlisted to investigate. From Harlan's dysfunctional family to his devoted staff, Blanc sifts through a web of red herrings and self-serving lies to uncover the truth behind Harlan's untimely death.

Billionaire Boys Club (2018)
Mark6 (imdb: 5.6)
Genrethriller, drama, biography
CountryUSA
Duration02:16
CharactersBusinessmen, Rich, Scammers, Billionaires
PlotOn real events, Money, Cheating
PlaceParty, Wall Street, Los Angeles
StyleMakes me think, Fascinating, Atmospheric, Exciting

Led by their fellow preppie friend Joe Hunt, a group of wealthy boys in Los Angeles during the early 1980s establish a get rich quick scam that turns deadly.

Bad Times at the El Royale (2018)
Mark7.2 (imdb: 7.1)
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:03
CharactersKillers, Sisters, Criminals
PlotMystery, Weapon, Death, Survival, Money, Cheating
PlaceHotels
StyleIncredible, Exciting, Unexpected ending, Tense, Disturbing

Lake Tahoe, 1969. Seven strangers, each one with a secret to bury, meet at El Royale, a decadent motel with a dark past. In the course of a fateful night, everyone will have one last shot at redemption.

Green Book (2018)
Mark9.4 (imdb: 8.2)
Genrecomedy, drama, biography
CountryUSA
Duration02:10
CharactersDrivers, Friends, Musicians, Police, Pianists
PlotMoney, Travel, Loneliness, Gambling, On real events
PlaceNew York, USA, Hotels
TimeNew Year
StyleOscars, Fascinating, Light

Tony Lip, a bouncer in 1962, is hired to drive pianist Don Shirley on a tour through the Deep South in the days when African Americans, forced to find alternate accommodations and services due to segregation laws below the Mason-Dixon Line, relied on a guide called The Negro Motorist Green Book.




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