Jason Bateman stars as a slacker who exploits a loophole and crashes middle school spelling bees in Bad Words. Bateman also directed the movie.
Jason Bateman stars as a slacker who exploits a loophole and crashes middle school spelling bees in Bad Words. Bateman also directed the movie. AP
Jason Bateman stars as a slacker who exploits a loophole and crashes middle school spelling bees in Bad Words. Bateman also directed the movie. AP

'Bad Words': A paint-by-numbers script spells mediocrity

March 27, 2014 08:36 AM