Tag: Bad Words

BAD WORDS Blu-ray Review

     August 10, 2014

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Movies like Bad Words tend to fiercely divide critics, with one half accusing them of empty shock tactics and the other half praising their edginess and daring. I fall into the latter camp with this one, though I can certainly …

New to Blu-ray: THE RAID 2, BAD WORDS, NYMPHOMANIAC and More

     July 10, 2014

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This week’s new Blu-ray releases include a rather epic martial arts/action sequel (featuring a cover quote by Collider’s own Matt Goldberg), director Lars von Trier’s epic of a different sort, a documentary about a film that doesn’t exist, Jason Bateman’s …


     March 14, 2014

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[This is a re-post of my review from the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival.  Bad Words opens today in limited release.] As I’ve said in previous reviews, I’m a Jason Bateman fan. I think his critics are wrong when they …


     March 7, 2014

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We’ve got some new posters to share with you from the following films: Bad Words – Jason Bateman’s feature directorial debut, starring Kathryn Hahn, Allison Janney, Ben Falcone, Philip Baker Hall and Rohan Chand. Bad Words opens in select theaters March 14th and expands across the country on …

Win Tickets to BAD WORDS Los Angeles Premiere

     February 26, 2014

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One of my favorite films at last year’s Toronto International Film Festival was Jason Bateman‘s directorial debut Bad Words.  Andrew Dodge’s awesome script centers on a high-school drop-out (Bateman) who uses a loophole to compete in an 8th grade spelling bee, …