The Words

• Tagline: There’s more than one way to take a life.
• Directors: Brian Klugman & Lee Sternthal
• Writers: Brian Klugman & Lee Sternthal
• Release Date: 7 September 2012 (USA)
• MPAA Rating: Rated PG-13 for brief strong language and smoking.
• Parents Guide: View content advisory for parents
• Genre: Drama | Romance
• Runtime: 97 min

When an aspiring writer claims another man’s long lost work as his own, the price he must pay is more than he could have ever imagined.

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Cast Highlights

• Zoe Saldana … Dora Jansen
• Olivia Wilde … Danielle
• Bradley Cooper … Rory Jansen
• Jeremy Irons … The Old Man
• Dennis Quaid … Clay Hammond

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  • Rosamund Pike auditioned for the role that went to Olivia Wilde.
  • Lee Sternthal and Brian Klugman wrote the script back in 1999. As friends of Bradley Cooper before his Hangover fame, they ask him to play the lead, he accepted then and kept his word more then 10 years later.

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