Jason Bateman
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'Bad Words' Is Bad, All Right
24 Mar 2014 // 3:00 AM

Jason Bateman’s directorial debut about a misanthropic adult who disrupts a school spelling championship benefits from his clockwork comic timing, but it mistakes a potty mouth for subversive humor.


Kids, Cursing, and the Cruelness of Life: 'Bad Words'
14 Mar 2014 // 2:00 AM

This movie is very funny, and for a comedy, that's everything. What's lying under the surface, however, may be more calculated than clever.


He's the straight man, the Every man — the Bate-man!
1 Jul 2008 // 11:22 PM

The part reads, "mild-mannered, middle-aged white guy, kind of idealistic, sort of a cheerleader, not the utter pushover he seems." And oh yeah, "Make him

//Mixed media

'Fire Emblem Heroes' Is a Bad Crossover

// Moving Pixels

"Fire Emblem Heroes desperately and shamelessly wants to monetize our love for these characters, yet it has no idea why we came to love them in the first place.

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