The invention of lying

Roger Ebert recommended that movie, precisely for the same reason I liked it:

"In its amiable, quiet, PG-13 way, "The Invention of Lying" is a remarkably radical comedy. It opens with a series of funny, relentlessly logical episodes in a world where everyone always tells the truth, and then slips in the implication that religion is possible only in a world that has the ability to lie. Then it wraps all of this into a sweet love story."

Saw it on a flight, wasn't expecting much, and was pleasantly surprised. I think the story is cleverly set, and the smart critique of religion is extraordinarily well done, in my opinion.

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