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Word Wars

2004 Rated UR 1hr 21m

In this character-driven documentary, filmmakers Eric Chaikin and Julian Petrillo follow four "word nerds" through their fastidious preparations and smaller tournaments that lead to the national championship Scrabble tournament in San Diego in 2002. Our favorite contender: Joel Sherman, a true dork with acid reflux trouble (he constantly quaffs Maalox) and no other discernable job besides playing Scrabble.

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Movie Details

Awards
2004 Sundance Film Festival®
  • Grand Jury Prize: Documentary nominee
Ratings
UR
Unrated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.

DVD details

Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1

Subtitles

No

Closed captioned

No

Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access; trailer.