Wordplay

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"Discover a world that thinks inside the box"
  • PG
  • 2005
  • 1 hr 34 min
  • 7.3  (3,587)
  • 73

Wordplay is a film of two parts. While the first part discusses the role and history of the New York Times crossword puzzle, as well as the men behind it, the second part covers the events of the 2005 American Crossword Puzzle Tournament. The film has interviews with several fans of crossword puzzles, including comedian Jon Stewart, former American President Bill Clinton, the band known as the Indigo Girls, and documentary filmmaker Ken Burns.

Wordplay
Wordplay
Wordplay

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Wordplay is a film of two parts. While the first part discusses the role and history of the New York Times crossword puzzle, as well as the men behind it, the second part covers the events of the 2005 American Crossword Puzzle Tournament. The film has interviews with several fans of crossword puzzles, including comedian Jon Stewart, former American President Bill Clinton, the band known as the Indigo Girls, and documentary filmmaker Ken Burns.

Wordplay is a 2005 documentary with a runtime of 1 hour and 34 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.3 and a MetaScore of 73.

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  • Release Date
    2005
  • MPAA Rating
    PG
  • Runtime
    1 hr 34 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.3  (3,587)
  • Metascore
    73