The film tells the true life story of the Lost Boys of Sudan lives that were torn apart by civil war. Their parents were killed in the war and the boys grew up in refugee camps. By the efforts of church groups and other charities, the boys are able to start new lives in the U.S.A.
Carrie (Resse Witherspoon) meets them at the airport and from there she helps them get settled, and find jobs. We See Carrie experience her own change that she has avoided for so many years as she interacts with the boys.
This heartwarming story of the hard lives of The Lost Boys of Sudan gives us a look into a different world we only can imagine. The efforts of so many faithful people to bring these boys to America to help them find jobs and become part of society is such a inspiration for humanity.
Staring Oscar-winner, Resse Witherspoon and some of the actual Lost Boys from Sudan, this film is about four friends journey to America and in America. The film is very good and a wonderful story especially in this Christmas season of giving.
Starring: Reese Witherspoon, Arnold Oceng, Ger Duany, Emmanuel Jal, Kuoth Wiel, Corey Stoll, Sarah Baker, Peterdeng Mongok, Okwar Jale, Thon Kueth, Beng Ajuet, Kejo Jale
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Disclosure: I was sent The Good Lie DVD for this post. The comments and views are my own,