A foundation representing Sudanese child refugees claims that the producers behind last year’s “The Good Lie” used their life stories yet reneged on an agreement to pay them. In a lawsuit filed in…
The Good Lie
Margaret Nagle has been chosen by the Writers Guild of America West to receive the 2015 Paul Selvin Award for her screenplay “The Good Lie.” The award, named after the late general counsel to the…
The producers of “The Good Lie” said they made the harrowing drama to draw attention to the humanitarian crisis in Sudan. They’re doing more than just shining a light on the war-torn region. They’re…
Screenwriter Margaret Nagle hustled to find a home for “The Good Lie” for 11 years. After reading a story in Variety about the late producer Robert Newmyer attempts to make a movie about the young…
The good lie of "The Good Lie" is that this true story of Sudanese refugees emigrating to America is a Reese Witherspoon movie, when in fact, she doesn't show up until 35 minutes in.
Reese Witherspoon gets her African “s” countries mixed up in the first trailer for “The Good Lie.” The Oscar winner plays a tough-as-nails woman who takes in three Sudanese refugees (she asks whether…
It’s Reese Witherspoon versus the Rapture after Warner Bros. pushed the debut of the Oscar-winning actress’ upcoming indie drama "The Good Lie" back a month. The film, which centers on the bond…