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Bad Words

(2014)

Rated R for crude and sexual content, language and brief nudity.

R 88min.
 
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Jason Bateman stars as Guy Trilby, a 40-year-old who finds a loophole in the rules of the National Quill Spelling Bee and decides to cause trouble by hijacking the competition. Read More
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April 14, 2014
aspenparkrc
I'm a fan of Jason Bateman, but this movie was a disappointment. A little too mean spirited toward random kids for no particular reason and not as funny as I was hoping.
April 13, 2014
jq00000000191684
For Jason Bateman's first time directing, I liked the fact that he kept the movie light hearted, while addressing a sadder truth. One criticism I have (small) is that he spoke too softly in some scenes making the punch-line delivery a little weak.
April 12, 2014
op00000000136223
This movie was halarious - start to finish. Not a bad story either. Movie critics need to be a little less pompous and get a life! It funny how certail movies are panned and are in multiple theaters in the same complexes many times a day and others are dumped in 2 weeks. This was a very good movie which got no recognition - which it well deserved.
April 08, 2014
loveperspective
I love Jason Bateman but this movie just missed the high marks with me... I cringed with the sex in the closet with an acquaintance with obvious hangups!! DON"T LOOK AT ME!! lol but anyway....He was better in Horrible Bosses...
April 06, 2014
do00000000162386
Again, Hollywood and critic elitists miss the boat. A great, very funny movie. I was engaged start to finish and laughed straight thru. Bateman directed this as well. He is becoming a favorite of mine. He is going places regardless of what the highbrow critics think.

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