Bradley Cooper, Zoe Saldana and Dennis Quaid star in the literary drama The Words. Watch the movie trailer below. Seasoned writer Clay Hammond (Quaid) narrates his new novel about a struggling writer Rory Jansen (Cooper) who rockets to fame after passing off a brilliant found manuscript as his own.
Release Date: September 7, 2012
Studio: CBS Films
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Director: Brian Klugman, Lee Sternthal
Screenwriter: Brian Klugman, Lee Sternthal
Cast: Bradley Cooper, Zoe Saldana, Jeremy Irons, Dennis Quaid, Olivia Wilde, Ben Barnes, Nora Arnezeder, J.K. Simmons
Running Time: 1 hr. 36 min.
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for brief strong language and smoking.
Rory Jansen, a struggling writer, aspires to be the next great literary voice. When he discovers a lost manuscript in a weathered attaché case, he realizes he possesses something extraordinary that he desperately wishes he had created. Rory decides to pass the work off as his own and finally receives the recognition he desperately craves. However, he soon learns that living with his choice will not be as easy as he thought as he faces a moral dilemma that will make him take a hard look at the man he has become.