Parents protecting their children is an innate trait, but how far can this be taken? How far would you go to protect the actions of your child? A parental psychological thriller, if you will.
A remake of a 2015 German film titled We Monsters, the film stars Joey King (The Kissing Booth 2, The Act) as a teen girl who confesses to killing her best friend. Her parents, played by Mireille Enos (The Killing) and Peter Sarsgaard (An Education), decide to help cover up the crime, setting off a chain of spiralling events.‘The Lie’ Trailer: Joey King’s Parents Cover Up a Murder in Amazon Drama-Thriller | Screen Realm
The official trailer:
Not familiar with the film this is based on, but it has a worthy premise. What do you think? Any interest in watching?
The Lie will be available for streaming on Amazon Prime Video on October 6, 2020.