Jason Bateman
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//Reviews

'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.

//Blogs

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.

//News

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

//Blogs

Is Black Widow Still a Hero? Dissecting the Misogynistic Outrage Against the Avengers

// Short Ends and Leader

"Black Widow may very well be the pinnacle of the modern action heroine, so why is there so much backlash about her role in the new Avengers film?

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