The Washington Times-Herald

September 6, 2012

Movie preview: “The Words”

Rated:  PG-13 for brief strong language and smoking

Running time: 1 hr 36 min

Starring: Bradley Cooper, Jeremy Irons, Dennis Quaid, Olivia Wilde, Zoe Saldana

Plot: A struggling writer, who rockets to fame after passing off a brilliant, found manuscript as his own,  experiences a crisis of conscience after his stint in the spotlight changes him in ways he never expected.