True Lies Movie Facts

3 of the most interesting True Lies facts you didn't know about. 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 True Lies movie message.

True Lies Movie Trivia Facts

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  1. Early in his career, James Cameron had been an aspiring Comic Book penciller. Charlton Heston's character in True Lies (1994) was inspired by Nick Fury. He shares the same mannerisms and like Fury, is the head of a Peace-Keeping Organisation.

  2. Jamie Lee Curtis tangoed so much that her quad muscles burned out and she could barely walk. In the closing credits you can see her slip, unable to hold herself up.

  3. The falling of Jamie Lee Curtis was accidental and unscripted, as well as the subsequent reaction of Arnold Schwarzenegger. James Cameron enjoyed the take so much he left it in the final version

True Lies poster
True Lies poster

True Lies Plot

A fearless, globe-trotting, terrorist-battling secret agent has his life turned upside down when he discovers his wife might be having an affair with a used-car salesman while terrorists smuggle nuclear war heads into the United States.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of True Lies. 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 Action, Comedy, Thriller
Director James Cameron
Stars Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jamie Lee Curtis, Tom Arnold, Bill Paxton
IMDB score 7.2