Cinema West - Bad Words

Bad Words (R)

Release Date: March 14, 2014

Guy Trilby is 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. Contest officials, outraged parents, and overly ambitious 8th graders are no match for Guy, as he ruthlessly crushes their dreams of victory and fame. As a reporter attempts to discover his true motivation, Guy finds himself forging an unlikely alliance with a competitor: awkward 10-year old Chaitanya, who is completely unfazed by Guy's take-no-prisoners approach to life.

Starring: Jason Bateman, Rohan Chand, Kathryn Hahn, Allison Janney, Phillip Baker Hall
Directed By: Jason Bateman
Run Time: 1 hr. 29 min.
Released By: Focus Features