“There’s more than one way to take a life…” and there are no truer words. Rory Jansen (Bradley Cooper) has achieved his every goal: a loving wife, critical success and a best-selling novel. The only problem, he’s risked everything he values because his success is not entirely his own. Now, as his conscience starts to haunt him and his past wrongs are revealed, he uncovers the steep price that must be paid, throwing his whole world and relationship into jeopardy. The consequences may just affect the legacy of himself as well as those closest to him. Jeremy Irons, Dennis Quaid, Olivia Wilde, Ben Barnes and Zoë Saldana star in this romantic thriller that keeps you guessing until the very end.

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The Words (2012)

PG-13

Romance/Drama · 1h 42m · 1/27/2012

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There's more than one way to take a life.

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“There’s more than one way to take a life…” and there are no truer words. Rory Jansen (Bradley Cooper) has achieved his every goal: a loving wife, critical success and a best-selling novel. The only problem, he’s risked everything he values because his success is not entirely his own. Now, as his conscience starts to haunt him and his past wrongs are revealed, he uncovers the steep price that must be paid, throwing his whole world and relationship into jeopardy. The consequences may just affect the legacy of himself as well as those closest to him. Jeremy Irons, Dennis Quaid, Olivia Wilde, Ben Barnes and Zoë Saldana star in this romantic thriller that keeps you guessing until the very end.

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Status

Released

Languages

English, English

Countries

United States, United States

Production Companies

Animus Films, Benaroya Pictures, Serena Films, Waterfall Media, Animus Films, Benaroya Pictures, Serena Films, Waterfall Media

Budget

$6,000,000

Revenue

$13,231,461
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Cast
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Dennis Quaid

Clay Hammond
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John Hannah

Richard Ford
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Jeremy Irons

The Old Man
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Bradley Cooper

Rory Jansen
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Zoe Saldana

Dora Jansen
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Vito DeFilippo

New York Apartment Doorman
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Michael McKean

Nelson Wylie
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Lucinda Davis

Vendor
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J.K. Simmons

Mr. Jansen
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Olivia Wilde

Daniella
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James Babson

Dan Zuckerman
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Kevin Desfosses

Rory's Assistant
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Ron Rifkin

Timothy Epstein
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Brian Klugman

Jason Rosen
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Liz Stauber

Camy Rosen (as Elizabeth Stauber)
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Ben Barnes

Young Man
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Gianpaolo Venuta

Dave Farber
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Carly Granovsky

Attendee
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Nora Arnezeder

Celia
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Raphael Grosz-Harvey

Soldier #1
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Brent Skagford

Soldier #2
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Andrew Mackay

Soldier #3
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Zeljko Ivanek

Joseph Cutler
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Gloria Cooper

Rory's Mother
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Weston Middleton

Nick Weinstein
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Lee Sternthal

Brett Cropsey
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Holden Wong

Fordham's Assistant
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Daniel Gervais

Fordham's Assistant
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Anders Yates

Clay Hammond's Assistant
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Jean-Marie Montbarbut

Paris Doctor
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Robert Paul Chauvelot

Conductor
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Leni Parker

Journalist
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Sebastien Pilotte

Celia's Husband
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Emile Rivard

Celia's Child
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David Gow

Hotel Desk Clerk
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Kathleen Fee

Woman on the Bus
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Keeva Lynk

Cynthia
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Jeanie Hackett

Joyce Weinstein
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Gordon Masten

Elderly Man
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Jude Beny

Elderly Woman
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Mark Camacho

Fan
Crew
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Brian Klugman

Writer
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Brian Klugman

Director
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Lee Sternthal

Director
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Lee Sternthal

Writer
Disc Releases
Disc Title Front Cover

The Words

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

12/24/2012

Disc Title Front Cover

The Words

(Blu-ray, Keep Case (HD Slim, Low))

12/18/2012

Disc Title Front Cover

The Words

(Blu-ray)

Disc Title Front Cover

The Words

(DVD)

Disc Title Front Cover

The Words

(Blu-ray)

12/28/2012

Disc Title Front Cover

The Words

(DVD)

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