The Words Synopsis
A wannabe writer pays a heavy price after claiming another man's long-lost work as his own.
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The Words, Wonderful Movie!

By flipper7
I would rate "The Words" movie. 5 stars. ***** The critics evidently 'didn't get' the movie at all. It is a story, in a story in a story, so one has to pay attention. If you are 20 something,...

The Words

By mam01
Four of us attended and good thing. We had a discussion as the playwrights were scrolling. The movie has a few great lessons for life! Unfortunately, it confused an older lady after the movie in...


By thedoctor777
This is a wonderful movie, so why the so/so review? It's very slow and drawn out. There is absolutely no action scenes, explosions, car chases or anything let will excite you. What it is, is a story...

just okay

By seema400
Saw the movie last night. It does show how one lie can end up turning into a huge one and impact so many lives. However, to me I felt like the movie didn't really give any resolution and I was just...

A grown-up movie at last

By ellenlesteryoung
After a summer of entertainment aimed at feeding the adolescent need for expressions of violence and angry adventure, we are "treated" to the anguish of adults needing success and the decision-making...

The Words

By movies82424
One of the best movies I've seen this year....The sadness of lives lost, the real author Jeremy Irons, the fraudulent writer Bradley Cooper, and Dennis Quaid, the film's storyteller, and the real...

Wonderful Movie

By alfie555
My wife and I and her girlfriend went to see "The Words" last night. After reading a lot of reiviews...some very negative especially about the ending...I was curious about how I would evaluate this...

Suspenseful and Surprising

By pedsarq
I didn't know much about this movie going into it. I knew it was about a writer who finds an old book and passes it off as his own. However, that's just a small part of this intricately woven story...

Better than expected...

By mizzounut
I went with my wife and was expecting a boring love story. It isn't action packed, but the story is good and makes you think. I would recommend the movie....

The Words

By sharbar1957
I loved the movie. My husband and I are still debating over the endless possibilities of messages the movie could send. Decisions have consequence. This is a must see.!!...

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Rated PG-13 | For Smoking and Brief Strong Language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Teen-friendly romance is thoughtful but falls short.
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