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Jason Bateman uses 'Bad Words' to make good things happen
Jason Bateman uses 'Bad Words' to make good things happen

Jason Bateman is used to transitions. In a career that stretches back nearly 35 years, he has pulled off tricky moves from child actor to adult star and from television to movies. Now, with the opening Friday of "Bad Words," his debut film as director, Bateman has finally made the change he was looking for all along. "If I could direct full-time I would, absolutely," said Bateman recently from the bungalow office of his production company on the Universal lot. "The only reason I've wanted to become more relevant in the acting space and create capital there is to be able to create directing opportunities for myself. Not to sound overly strategic, but...

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