Dailies | Reese Witherspoon Is a ‘Great White Cow’ in Refugee Drama ‘The Good Lie’ (Video)

Good Lie

Philippe Falardeau directed the movie, which co-stars Corey Stoll (“House of Cards”) and Sarah Baker (“Louie”)

Warner Bros. and Alcon have released the first trailer for Reese Witherspoon‘s drama “The Good Lie.”

Inspired by true events, “The Good Lie” follows a young refugee of the Sudanese Civil War who wins a lottery for relocation to the United States with three other lost boys. Encountering the modern world for the first time, they develop an unlikely friendship with a brash American woman (Witherspoon) assigned to help them, but the young man struggles to adjust to this new life and his feelings of guilt about the brother he left behind.

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Philippe Falardeau directed the movie, which co-stars Corey Stoll (“House of Cards”) and Sarah Baker (“Louie”).

For a glimpse at this moving story, watch the trailer below.