The Invention Of Lying

Given a choice between living in a world where lies don't exist or one where deception is commonplace, I'll take the one where the truth is optional -- not because I believe dishonesty is a virtue, but because we get the good movies. In The Invention of Lying, co-writer/director and star Ricky Gervais plays a portly, snub-nosed screenwriter living in a world...read more

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The Invention of Lying - Trailer 1
02:17 — In a land where falsehood is unknown, a writer learns to lie for personal gain.
The Invention Of Lying - Official Trailer
02:17 — From Ricky Gervais, the award-winning creator and star of the original BBC series "The Office" and HBO's "Extras", comes the new romantic comedy "The (more…)
The Invention Of Lying
00:55 — From Ricky Gervais, the award-winning creator and star of the original BBC series "The Office" and HBO's "Extras", comes the new romantic comedy "The (more…)
The Invention Of Lying
01:03 — From Ricky Gervais, the award-winning creator and star of the original BBC series "The Office" and HBO's "Extras", comes the new romantic comedy "The (more…)
The Invention Of Lying
01:20 — From Ricky Gervais, the award-winning creator and star of the original BBC series "The Office" and HBO's "Extras", comes the new romantic comedy "The (more…)
The Invention Of Lying
00:33 — From Ricky Gervais, the award-winning creator and star of the original BBC series "The Office" and HBO's "Extras", comes the new romantic comedy "The (more…)
The Invention Of Lying - Trailer
02:02 — From Ricky Gervais, the award-winning creator and star of the original BBC series "The Office" and HBO's "Extras", comes the new romantic comedy "The (more…)
The Invention Of Lying
01:05 — From Ricky Gervais, the award-winning creator and star of the original BBC series "The Office" and HBO's "Extras", comes the new romantic comedy "The (more…)
The Invention Of Lying
00:42 — From Ricky Gervais, the award-winning creator and star of the original BBC series "The Office" and HBO's "Extras", comes the new romantic comedy "The (more…)
TV Spot - Discovery
00:18 — In a world without lies, one man made an extraordinary discovery. Shortened TV spot for The Invention of Lying.
Interview - Louis C.K.
02:39 — Interview with Louis C.K., who plays Greg in The Invention of Lying. 1. On his reaction to the screenplay. 2. On his character. 3. On the downside t (more…)
B-Roll I
05:19 — First b-roll of three for The Invention of Lying. B-roll provides a compilation of behind the scenes footage from the film. Part I Part II Part III
RCD - TIFF Premiere
04:15 — Coverage of the premiere of The Invention of Lying at the 2009 Toronto International Film Festival, as presented by Red Carpet Diary.
Interview - Jonah Hill
01:22 — Interview with Jonah Hill, who plays Frank in The Invention of Lying. 1. On how he got involved with the project. 2. On his character. 3. On Ricky G (more…)
Interview - Jeffrey Tambor
01:31 — Interview with Jeffrey Tambor, who plays Anthony in The Invention of Lying. 1. On his character. 2. On Ricky Gervais. 3. On comedy.
Interview - Fionnula Flanagan
01:04 — Interview with Fionnula Flanagan, who plays Martha Bellison in The Invention of Lying. 1. On Ricky Gervais. 2. On how Ricky's comedic style incorpora (more…)
International Trailer
02:02 — Imagine a world where everyone can only tell the truth. And no-one has ever lied. There are no big lies. No small lies. Not even white lies. Until one (more…)
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  • Released: 2009
  • Rating: PG-13
  • Review: Given a choice between living in a world where lies don't exist or one where deception is commonplace, I'll take the one where the truth is optional -- not because I believe dishonesty is a virtue, but because we get the good movies. In The Invention of Ly… (more)

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