Top 17 Dumb And Dumber Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Dumb And Dumber facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Dumb And Dumber film message.

In "Dumb and Dumber", Lloyd Christmas was in love with Mary Swanson. Had they gotten married and she took his last name, she'd be named Mary Christmas. It's never mentioned in the movie.
In "Dumb and Dumber", Lloyd Christmas was in love with Mary Swanson. Had they gotten married and she took his last name, she'd be named Mary Christmas. It's never mentioned in the movie.

If Lloyd Christmas (Jim Carrey) has won over Mary Swanson's heart and married her, her name would've been Mary Christmas.

Dumb And Dumber Trivia

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  1. While Sweeney Todd (2007) was preparing to slash his victim's throat while giving him a shave, he sang a song titled "Pretty Women". In Dumb and Dumber (1994), when Lloyd pretended to get his throat cut while getting a shave, the background music that was playing was Roy Orbison's "Pretty Woman".

  2. 2014), the main villians always use an Innox .380ACP pistol in the finale of both films

Dumb And Dumber Easter Eggs

Hidden objects, characters, easter eggs, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • (1994) after the diner scene while Lloyd (Jim Carrey) and Harry (Jeff Daniels) make their escape, Lloyd describes the movie where he saw the scam, where the character gets caught and has his throat slit. The movie described is Something Wild, starring Jeff Daniels.

  • (1994) Lloyd (Jim Carrey) takes a wrong turn toward Lincoln, Nebraska. In Yes Man (2008), Carl (Carrey) & Allison take a spontaneous trip to Lincoln, Nebraska.

Dumb And Dumber Hidden Details

1 - Lloyd's dream sequence begins at a sunny villa, since he earlier believes Aspen is in California.
Lloyd's dream sequence begins at a sunny villa, since he earlier believes Aspen is in California.

Myself, & Irene", Jim Carrey's character says "thanks, Sea Bass" to the same "Sea Bass" we met back in a Dumb And Dumber.

1 - In the 'Manly Love' scene in Dumb And Dumber (1994), Sea Bass actually has his pants down, ready for manly love.
In the 'Manly Love' scene in Dumb And Dumber (1994), Sea Bass actually has his pants down, ready for manly love.
1 - During the car ride to the airport, Mary Swanson is nervous not because Lloyd is being awkward but specifically because he mentions her luggage. Later in the film we find out the luggage was filled with a large amount of money which she was in charge of transporting.
During the car ride to the airport, Mary Swanson is nervous not because Lloyd is being awkward but specifically because he mentions her luggage. Later in the film we find out the luggage was filled with a large amount of money which she was in charge of transporting.
1 - The bathroom scene in which Seabass meets Lloyd at 2:15AM, Seabass's pants are lowered to his mid-thighs in an attempt to sexually assault Lloyd. I never saw this, and I have the movie memorized.
The bathroom scene in which Seabass meets Lloyd at 2:15AM, Seabass's pants are lowered to his mid-thighs in an attempt to sexually assault Lloyd. I never saw this, and I have the movie memorized.

After they dine and dash, you can hear Harry speed up after Lloyd tells him the story about being caught up with and having his throat slit.

After Nick shoots Harry, you can clearly see that the slide of his Walther PP is locked back, indicating that he's fired his last shot, and it's empty. However after Harry jumps back up, the slide has been released, and he acts like its full again.

When Lloyd is peeing and starts reading what someone wrote on the wall, you can hear him start missing the toilet.

Harry slips a little bit when walking towards Lloyd because of previous takes where the floor was still a little wet from opening the champagne (explanation in comments)

Jeff Daniels points out: In Dumb And Dumber, whenever the characters walk through a doorway, Lloyd goes first and Harry follows. This is because Lloyd is a dive-in-head-first kind of guy.

Dumb And Dumber poster
Dumb And Dumber poster

Dumb And Dumber Plot

After a woman leaves a briefcase at the airport terminal, a dumb limo driver and his dumber friend set out on a hilarious cross-country road trip to Aspen to return it.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Dumb And Dumber. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Comedy
Director Peter Farrelly
Stars Jim Carrey, Jeff Daniels, Lauren Holly, Mike Starr
IMDB score 7.3