Thread of Lies: Because of middle schooler Cheon-ji’s (Kim Hyang-Gi) unexpected suicide, her mother Hyun-sook (Kim Hee-Ae) and older sister Man-ji (Ko Ah-Sung) are driven out of their home and move to another apartment.
By chance, Man-ji hears a story that might relate to the suicide after meeting her dead sister’s friends. Tracking down clues, Man-ji discovers that Cheon-ji’s best friend, Hwa-yeon (Kim You-Jung) is behind all the events that happened. While seeking for the secret behind her sister’s death, Man-ji finds out that Cheon-ji left notes in red knitting balls.
- Movie: Thread of Lies (English title) / Elegant Lies (literal title)
- Revised romanization: Wooahan Geojitmal
- Hangul: 우아한 거짓말
- Director: Lee Han
- Writer: Kim Ryeo-Ryeong (novel), Lee Sook-Yun, Lee Han, Kim Dong-Woo
- Producer: Kim Jae-Joong, No Bong-Jo, Kim Dong-Woo
- Cinematographer: Lee Seung-Hyeob
- Release Date: March 13, 2014
- Runtime: 117 Min.
- Distributor: Movie Collage
“Thread of Lies” deals with the aftereffects of a suicide by a 14-year-old girl. The story follows the mother, older sister and others who knew the young girl.
- Thread of Lies Torrent Files is based on novel “Wooahan Geojitmal” by Kim Ryeo-Ryeong (published November 20, 2009 by Changbi Publishers).