2014 Comedy Rated R 89 Minutes
|In Theaters||March 14, 2014|
|On 4K UHD||Not Available|
|On Blu-ray||Not Available|
|On DVD||July 8, 2014|
Bateman stars as Guy Trilby, a 40-year old who finds a loophole in the rules of the National Quill Spelling Bee and decides to cause trouble by hijacking the competition. Contest officials, outraged parents, and overly ambitious 8th graders are no match for Guy, as he ruthlessly crushes their dreams of victory and fame.
As a reporter attempts to discover his true motivation, Guy finds himself forging an unlikely alliance with a competitor: awkward 10-year old Chaitanya (Rohan Chand of ‘Homeland'), who is completely unfazed by Guy's take-no-prisoners approach to life.
Rated R for crude and sexual content, language and brief nudity.
Box office gross: $7.7 million. View box office history.
Released by Universal. See more credits.