Ian McKellen in a scene from The Good Liar (category: IIB), directed by Bill Condon and co-starring Helen Mirren.

The Good Liar film review: Ian McKellen, Helen Mirren co-star in disappointing con-artist thriller

  • This adaptation of Nicholas Searle’s 2015 novel about a ruthless con artist who targets a retired widow is badly let down by gaping holes in the plot
  • McKellen and Mirren, appearing together in a film for the first time, are always watchable, however
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Ian McKellen in a scene from The Good Liar (category: IIB), directed by Bill Condon and co-starring Helen Mirren.