Jimmy Stewart, left, and Kim Novak, from Alfred Hitchcock's 1958 film, "Vertigo."
Dreama Walker stars in "Compliance."
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When scandalous tales of fraud involving superstar athletes Lance Armstrong and Manti Te'o were recently exposed, connections to films were immediate and obvious. It's a huge topic that's been explored in myriad ways on screen, and you'd probably come up with five entirely different choices, but here are my picks for five great movies about deception: