A Word About ‘The Words’

Bradley Cooper in “The Words.”

What if a writer committed the ultimate act of plagiarism: copying someone else’s novel and then passing it off as his own, achieving success in the act?

That is the intriguing and topical premise of “The Words,” a romantic drama starring Bradley Cooper (“The Hangover,” “He’s Just Not That Into You”) as the author Rory Jansen.

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