Movie review: Jason Bateman's 'Bad Words' brings fun to the spelling bee
Jason Bateman, center, reviews a scene with co-star Rohan Chand on the set of "Bad Words."
Posted: Friday, March 28, 2014 12:00 am
Remember “Spellbound,” that documentary from a few years back about slightly weird kids competing in spelling bees and their pressuring parents hovering in the background?
“Bad Words,” Jason Bateman’s smart black comedy with a smutty mind, turns the world of the national spelling bee into a pretty funny place to hang out.
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