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A misanthropic man sets out to exact revenge on his estranged father, by finding a loophole and attempting to win the National Spelling Bee as an adult. Figuring it would destroy his father, and everything he's worked so hard for as head of the Spelling Bee Championship Organization, Guy Trilby even

MPAA Rating R

Status Released

Release Date 2013-09-06

Runtime 89 minutes

Budget $9.5m

Revenue $7.8m


TMDB 6.4


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nick_karlsons shared a tip "Hilarious af"

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hymtheria shared a tip "This was a very clever Comedy. Loved it alot!"

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tadez_bill shared a tip "Lmao omg Justin Bateman is hilarious!!! He's so good at being a jerk character! Lol"

james_byer shared a tip "Salty yet sweet."

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kim_blanchard shared a tip "Masterpiece"

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cory_koopman shared a tip "This is Jason Bateman at his finest! I laughed throughout the entire movie. #comedy"

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sfleming3565 shared a tip "This is the funniest movie I've seen in ten years. DON'T LOOK AT THE LIKEWISE SUMMARY. it is a spoiler."

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smoothcookies shared a tip "#jasonbateman need I say more? Raw and Insultingly hilarious!"

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jan_sims shared a tip "This was a fun watch"

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omar_kadrovic shared a tip "Very underrated comedy from back in the day. Definitely worth a watch or rewatch. I believe it was also directed by Bateman."

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noah_strecker shared a tip "A hilarious film that has a lot of unique situations that I've not seen before."

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