SYNOPSIS

True Deception. Trying to deal with his past success, writer’s block, substance abuse, and childhood trauma, author Stephen Elliot (James Franco) takes on a project to write about the bizarre murder trial of Hans Reiser (Christian Slater), who is accused of murdering his wife.

But as the case takes an unexpected turn, Elliot’s father Neil (Ed Harris) resurfaces to challenge his son’s claims about their history, beginning an introspective obsession with truth, deception, and sins of the past.

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TRAILER


RELEASE DATE

April 22, 2016

DIRECTOR

Pamela Romanowsky

WRITER

Pamela Romanowsky (screenplay), Stephen Elliott (memoir)

COMPANY

Arrow Films

GENRE

Drama, Romance, Thriller

CERT

15

RUNTIME

95 minutes

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