5 Hidden Scenes in The Invention Of Lying

Following is our collection of The Invention Of Lying 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 The Invention Of Lying film message.

The $100 bills are all old fashioned because the anti counterfeit updates wouldn't be needed if no one had ever lied.
The $100 bills are all old fashioned because the anti counterfeit updates wouldn't be needed if no one had ever lied.
In the movie "The Invention of Lying" (2009) you can see the crowd is computer generated. Look the the people to the right of each white line.
In the movie "The Invention of Lying" (2009) you can see the crowd is computer generated. Look the the people to the right of each white line.

The Invention Of Lying Easter Eggs

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

  • 1 - The main character played by Ricky Gervais is named Mark Bellison. He is the first person to ever tell a lie. On his office door it says 'M. Bellison', or 'embellishing' which is another word for making things up.
    The main character played by Ricky Gervais is named Mark Bellison. He is the first person to ever tell a lie. On his office door it says 'M. Bellison', or 'embellishing' which is another word for making things up.

The Invention Of Lying Hidden Facts

1 - Greg hands Mark an old-style safety razor, because in a world without lying Gillette wouldn't have been able to sell multi-blade cartridge razors.
Greg hands Mark an old-style safety razor, because in a world without lying Gillette wouldn't have been able to sell multi-blade cartridge razors.
The Invention Of Lying poster
The Invention Of Lying poster

The Invention Of Lying Plot

A comedy set in a world where no one has ever lied, until a writer seizes the opportunity for personal gain.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of The Invention Of Lying. 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, Fantasy, Romance
Director Ricky Gervais, Matthew Robinson
Stars Ricky Gervais, Jennifer Garner, Jonah Hill, Louis C.K.
IMDB score 6.4