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1 hr. 56 min.

Plot Summary
A poet (Kuno Becker) falls prey to the lure of criminal life after he returns home to care for his dying father.

Cast: Kuno Becker , Ruben Blades , Miguel Sandoval , Persia White , Antonio Elias , Monique Gabriela Curnen , Rashaan Nall , Jernard Burks

Director: Victor Nunez

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Variance Films

Spoken Word (2009)

Release Date: July 23rd, 2010|1 hr. 56 min.

critic reviews (10)
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  • 40
    Joe Neumaier New York Daily News

    The self-conscious poetry and Cruz's diagnosis of bipolar disorder threaten to add too many notes to this quiet drama. show more

  • 50
    Frank Scheck The Hollywood Reporter

    Spoken Word, which centers on the tense reunion between a recovering addict poet and his dying father, features more cliches than it can comfortably handle and is not helped by its grindingly slow pacing. show more

  • 65
    Michelle Orange Movieline

    Has just enough genuine warmth to compensate for the coolness you might feel toward its generic trappings. show more

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