Forbidden Lie$ (Forbidden Lies) (2007)
Critic Consensus: A thrilling and complex documentary about an international con-artist that's as confounded with the distinction between truth and lies as its wildly believable (and equally untrustworthy) subject.
Forbidden Lie$ (Forbidden Lies) Photos
News & Interviews for Forbidden Lie$ (Forbidden Lies)
Critic Reviews for Forbidden Lie$ (Forbidden Lies)
Even after you've seen Forbidden Lie$, the dizzying, drop-dead fascinating documentary on Norma Khouri, you won't be absolutely sure if she's on the level or a con artist ranked as "one of the best ever." That's how good she is.
Forbidden Lies, a documentary by Anna Broinowski, records, fascinatingly but with far too much slick finesse, Norma's world-class con artistry.
Forbidden Lie$ holds our attention with Khouri's increasingly brazen and unrepentant insistence that she's the only voice of truth in a violent world.
Even as Broinowski exposes Khouri's shameful and pathological abuse of such genuine tragedies, the filmmaker may be giving her subject exactly what she wants.
Cool-headed, lighthearted and outrageously entertaining, Forbidden Lie$ is documentary-as-striptease.
Audience Reviews for Forbidden Lie$ (Forbidden Lies)
Really interesting documentary. It seemed to go from bad to worse with this woman and her stories. My end impression of her was that she was slightly crazy.
Forbidden Lie$ (Forbidden Lies) Quotes
There are no approved quotes yet for this movie.
Discuss Forbidden Lie$ (Forbidden Lies) on our Movie forum!