Telling Lies in America
Telling Lies in America (1997)

Karchy Jonas (Brad Renfro) was born in Hungary and immigrated to Cleveland, Ohio in the early 1960s where he felt adrift in a strange sea of American culture. Jonas tries to fit in at the Catholic high school he attends but finds himself a… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Genre: Drama, Comedy
Release Date: October 17, 1997
DVD Release Date: December 18, 2001
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Critic Score: 63% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Jay Boyar
Orlando Sentinel

The Hungarian angle gives the film a little distinctiveness.

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Clint Morris
Moviehole

Kevin Bacon gives one of the best performances of his career

Rod Granger
Film Journal International

It's only rock 'n' roll, but you'll like it.

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Cast: Kevin Bacon, Brad Renfro, Maximilian Schell, Calista Flockhart, Paul Dooley, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Luke Wilson, Damon Fletcher, Jerry Swindall, K.K. Dodds… More