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Release Date: May 23, 2014Running Time: 115 mins.
MPAA Rating: PG 13Box Office: $2,166,206.00
Genre: Drama, Romance


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Juliette Binoche

Bruce Davison

Navid Negahban

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Prep school English teacher Jack Marcus laments his students' obsession with social media and good grades rather than engaging with the power of the written word. A one-time literary star, Jack has not published in years, filling his spare time with drink versus the art of language. He meets his match in Dina Delsanto, an abstract painter and new teacher on campus, who was once celebrated for her art. From the start, the two flirt and provoke each other with equal relish. With a performance review looming and his teaching job on the line, Jack hatches an inspired plan for galvanizing student interest in their studies: he declares a war between Words and Pictures, confident that the former ca... Full Summary >>