Released Date
March 14, 2014
Distributor
Focus Features
Genre
Comedy
Rating
R
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$7,779,614 + $24,723 = $7,804,337
52

Jason Bateman

as Guy Trilby

61

Allison Janney

as Dr. Bernice Deagan

53

Rachael Harris

as Eric Tai's Mother

48

Kathryn Hahn

as Jenny Widgeon

67

Patricia Belcher

as Ingrid

18

Rohan Chand

as Chaitanya Chopra

48

Ben Falcone

as Pete Fowler

53

Judith Hoag

as Petal Dubois

90

Philip Baker Hall

as Dr. William Bowman

48

Michael Patrick McGill

as Beet-Red Father

About Bad Words

A spelling bee loser sets out to exact revenge by finding a loophole and attempting to win as an adult.

About

Directorial debut of Jason Bateman who also stars as Guy Trilby, a spelling bee loser who finds a loophole to win as an adult. 

Trivia

The film premiered at the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival. Bateman found the script on the 2011 Black List and went on to produce it as well.