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Big Little Lies 

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The apparently perfect lives of three mothers of first graders unravel to the point of murder.

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While Madeline and Celeste take new in town single mom Jane under their wing, none of them realises how the arrival of Jane and her inscrutable little boy will affect them all. Big Little Lies is a brilliant take on ex-husbands and second wives, schoolyard scandal, and the dangerous little lies we tell ourselves just to survive. Written by Anand Patel

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it's a wonderful lie. See more »

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Crime | Drama | Mystery

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19 February 2017 (USA)  »

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Big Little Lies - Piccole grandi bugie  »

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Alexander Skarsgård first met Nicole Kidman on the set of Dogville (2003) in which her character is raped by a character played by Stellan Skarsgård, Alexander's father. And it was the day of filming the rape scene that he visited the set. See more »

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Featured in Conan: Reese Witherspoon/Nick Swardson (2017) See more »

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Cold Little Heart
Performed by Michael Kiwanuka
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Wow, just wow!
2 April 2017 | by See all my reviews

I have HBO and NEVER watch it. I'm not a big fan of what apparently many other people like to watch. But when I saw the commercial for this I was intrigued. I never heard of the book, but highly respect many of the lead actors so I figured if they were involved it couldn't totally suck. Speaking of suck, I was completely sucked in on the first episode. I don't know why but I found this show completely and utterly mesmerizing, all the way down to the music and cinematography. Everyone involved in this from top to bottom hit it out of the park. I've never experienced this kind of life-style (ie mommy, daddy and school politics) but one of my clients who watches the show and lives in the general area said they nailed her experience when her kids were in school.

To put in perspective, I usually work when I watch TV, don't really even 'watch' it, just background noise. Not only did I stop working to watch this, I ran the last few minutes in slow motion to fully absorb what happened. I can't give a show much more praise than that! You'll understand the scene I'm talking about when you see it.


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