Bad Words

Bad Words

Bad Words

Jason Bateman is a venomous, 40-year-old proofreader who begins entering spelling bees thanks to a loophole in the rules. Dominating his pint-sized competition and enraging parents and contest officials alike, Guy Trilby (Bateman) sets his sights on the National Spelling Bee, holding back on the reasons for his efforts to a young reporter, while forming an unexpected friendship along the way. "Probably the most effective pipe bomb of misanthropic comedy since 'Bad Santa'."Co-starring Kathryn Hahn, Amanda Anka, Rohan Chand, Philip Baker Hall, Allison Janney, Ben Falcone, Steve Witting, Beth Grant and Gwen Parden. Directed by Jason Bateman; written by Andrew Dodge.

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