• Release Date: Jun 16, 2006
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Generally favorable reviews - based on 35 Critics

User Score

Generally favorable reviews- based on 14 Ratings

Summary: Wordplay focuses on the man most associated with crossword puzzles, New York Times puzzle editor and NPR Puzzle Master Will Shortz. Director Patrick Creadon introduces us to this passionate hero, as well as to the inner workings of his brilliant and often hilarious contributors and many celebrity crossword puzzlers. (IFC Films)
Runtime: 94 min
Rating: Rated PG for some language and mild thematic elements.
Production: Weinstein Company, The
Genre: Documentary
Country: USA
Language: English
Home Release Date: Nov 7, 2006
Director Credit
Patrick Creadon Director
Writer Credit
Christine O'Malley Writer
Patrick Creadon Writer
Principal Cast Credit
Jon Stewart Himself
Ken Burns Himself
Will Shortz Himself
Cast Credit
Al Sanders Himself
Amy Ray Herself
Bill Clinton Himself
Bob Dole Himself
Daniel Okrent Himself
Ellen Ripstein Herself
Emily Saliers Herself
Jon Delfin Himself
Merl Reagle Himself
Mike Mussina Himself
Trip Payne Himself
Tyler Hinman Himself
Producer Credit
Christine O'Malley Producer
Michael Creadon Associate Producer
Patrick Walsh Associate Producer
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