Fighting Words

Release date:April 6, 2007

Studio:Indican Pictures

Director:E. Paul Edwards

MPAA Rating:R (for sexual content and language)


Starring:C. Thomas Howell, Tara D'Agostino, Jeff Stearns, Fred Williard, Edward Albert, Fred Williamson, Michael Parks


Plot Summary:

In underground clubs around the country is an undiscovered phenomenon called Slam Poetry where gifted poets fresh off the street go to war with each other through words. One night during one of these rants a gifted poet, Jake Thompson is discovered by an attractive publisher, Marni Elliot looking for new poets. Jake thinks he's got it made, but when their relationship turns sexual, a dark secret is revealed and Jake realizes that love is more than words and that sometimes you have to fight for the ones you love.