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The Invention of Lying

Mark (Ricky Gervais) has just made a remarkable discovery. While everyone in the world he lives in always tells the truth, he can lie! Using his newfound ability, he quickly begins to take advantage of the trusting souls around him -- especially the beautiful Anna (Jennifer Garner). Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: C
Violence: B-
Sexual Content: C+
Language: D+
Drugs/Alcohol: C-
Run Time: 100
Theater Release: 02 Oct 2009
Video Release: 19 Jan 2010
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Home Video Extra Features

Release Date: 19 January 2010

The Invention of Lying on DVD comes with:

- Additional Footage

- Behind The Scenes Featurette

The Invention of Lying on Blu-Ray is presented in widescreen with:

- Additional Footage

- Behind The Scenes Featurette

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