Set in a world where the concept of lying doesn't exist, a loser changes his lot when he invents lying and uses it to get ahead.

  1. Matthew Robinson

    Director, Writer

  2. Ricky Gervais

    Director, Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Ricky Gervais

    Ricky Gervais

    Mark Bellison

  2. Jennifer Garner

    Jennifer Garner

    Anna McDoogles

  3. Jonah Hill

    Jonah Hill

    Frank Fawcett

  4. Louis C.K.

    Louis C.K.

    Greg Kleinschmidt

  5. Jeffrey Tambor

    Jeffrey Tambor

    Anthony James

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The Invention of Lying
The Invention of Lying


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Status Released

Release Information

  • September 14, 2009


    Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13. Films given this rating may contain sexual content, brief or partial nudity, some strong language and innuendo, humor, mature themes, political themes, terror and/or intense action violence. However, bloodshed is rarely present. This is the minimum rating at which drug content is present.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 40m

Budget $18,500,000.00

Revenue $31,912,793.00

Homepage http://the-invention-of-lying.warnerbros.com/



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