The Invention of Lying (Widescreen)

In a world where everyone can only tell the truth... This guy can lie.
The Invention of Lying (Widescreen)
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DVD Features:

  • Rated: PG-13
  • Run Time: 1 hours, 39 minutes
  • Video: Color
  • Released:
  • Originally Released: 2009
  • Label: Warner Home Video
  • Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
  • Note: Prequel: the dawn of lying: documenting a monumental occasion in history
    • A truly "honest" making-of featurette: cast members share their admiration for a comedic genius
    • Meet Karl Pikington: Ricky's best buddy and co-host of the Ricky Gervais show chronicles his travels to the us for his first appearance in a hollywood movie
    • Ricky and matt's video podcasts: over 10 minutes' worth of awesome insider coverage
    • Additional scenes
    • More laughter: corpsing and outtakes
  • Dual Layer
  • Aspect Ratio: Widescreen
  • Audio:
    • Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo - English, French, Spanish
    • Dolby Digital 5.1 - English, French, Spanish
    • Subtitles - French, Spanish

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Entertainment Reviews:

Box Office - 09/17/2009
3.5 stars out of 5 -- "The film is loads of fun and boasts an all star comic cast....Their spirited interaction with this clever script is worth the price of admission alone."
USA Today - 10/02/2009
3 stars out of 4 -- "The film takes off with all pistons firing, fusing a more accessible IDIOCRACY with the absurdity of THE LIFE OF BRIAN."
Chicago Sun-Times - 09/30/2009
3 stars out of 4 -- "In its amiable, quiet, PG-13 way, THE INVENTION OF LYING is a remarkably radical comedy."
A.V. Club - 10/01/2009
"Between laughs, LYING uses it skewed reality to comment on our own need to create useful fictions to wallpaper over the abyss."
Entertainment Weekly - 10/09/2009
"[T]he performances are razor sharp. And the ideas in this movie are, no kidding, big." -- Grade: B+

Product Description:

It's no surprise that Ricky Gervais would be able to assemble a cast of funnymen (and funnywomen) for his directorial debut, but THE OFFICE star truly impresses with this list: Jennifer Garner, Louis C.K., Tina Fey, Christopher Guest, Jeffrey Tambor, and Jonah Hill. THE INVENTION OF LYING stars Gervais (who co-directed and co-wrote the script with Matthew Robinson) as a man living in a world where no one tells lies. When he discovers that he doesn't have to always tell the truth, things begin to change with inevitably hilarious results.

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Fantasy Worlds | Storytelling | Theatrical Release

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  • Sales Rank: 30,000
  • UPC: 883929047871
  • Shipping Weight: 0.16/lbs (approx)
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