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Why Would I Lie?

Why Would I Lie?(1980)

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Cletus is a man who lies with ease. After he takes a job as a social worker, Cletus begins to care about a little boy named Jorge who has been taken away from his mother, who was wrongly convicted of a crime and jailed. Before he can reunite the boy with his mother, Cletus has to concoct a story to keep the child from being adopted. And while he is working on this, he meets the mother's counselor and falls in love with her.

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MPAA Ratings:  PG Premiere Info: 
Release Date:  1980 Production Date: 
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Sound:  Production Co:  Mgm Distribution Company .....Theatrical Distributor, United Artists Films .....Studio
Duration(mins):  Country:  United States (USA)
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  • Why Would I Lie

    ElFuegos 2013-07-27

    This movie was a great surprise in the early days of HBO movies. Our family really enjoyed and I ha ve tried for years to find a copy of it. No idea why... MORE>

  • Why Would I Lie?

    Roxanne Bachman 2012-09-10

    This movie is great. Better than anything that's on TV now. Would love to own a copy and sit and watch with my family again with our children this... MORE>