Bad Words

Poster for the movie "Bad Words"
Poster for the movie "Bad Words"

Bad Words (2013)

R 88 min - Comedy - September 6, 2013, September 6, 2013
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A misanthropic man sets out to exact revenge on his estranged father, by finding a loophole and attempting to win the National Spelling Bee as an adult. Figuring it would destroy his father, and everything he's worked so hard for as head of the Spelling Bee Championship Organization, Guy Trilby (Jason Bateman) eventually discovers winning isn't necessary for revenge, and that friendship is a blessing not a curse.

Director:  Jason Bateman

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Storyline

A misanthropic man sets out to exact revenge on his estranged father, by finding a loophole and attempting to win the National Spelling Bee as an adult. Figuring it would destroy his father, and everything he's worked so hard for as head of the Spelling Bee Championship Organization, Guy Trilby (Jason Bateman) eventually discovers winning isn't necessary for revenge, and that friendship is a blessing not a curse.


Collections: Jason Bateman

Tagline: The end justifies the means

Genres: Comedy

Details

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Language:  English

Box Office

Budget:  $9,500,000
Revenue:  $7,800,000

Company Credits

Production Companies:  Darko Entertainment, Aggregate Film

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 28 min