The V Word is a 2006 horror film, directed by John Carpenter. It is part of the Masters of Horror series and served as the second episode of the second season. When Kirby Sweetman, a dealer in rare films and owner of small movie theater is contacted by an old cinefile to find the only existing copy of a rare film, he believes his financial problems to finally over. His hirer wants him to find the copy of L'Absolute Fin du Monde, a film that caused a homicidal riot during its first and only screening. But with the prospect to be able to pay off his debts and keep his theater afloat, he agrees on starting the search.