The Lies She Loved 2017
- 117 minutes
She was the ideal to which women aspire. Yukari Kawahara (Masami Nagasawa), a career-focused woman who works for a beverage manufacturer, has been living with her boyfriend Kippei Koide (Issey Takahashi),a dependable medical researcher, for 5 years. One night she instead receives a sudden visit from the police. Kippei had collapsed from a subarachnoid hemorrhage, at which point it was discovered that his driver's license, and medical license were falsified, and that even his profession and name were mere lies.
Shocked at having been deceived and unable to hide her doubts as to the man's true identity, Yukari makes up her mind to consult with a private investigator, Takumi Kaibara (Kotaro Yoshida). With help from Kaibara, Yukari learns that it is located somewhere along the Seto Inland Sea, and goes seeking Kippei’s secrets...