R | | Comedy, Drama
Satirical comedy follows the machinations of Big Tobacco's chief spokesman, Nick Naylor, who spins on behalf of cigarettes while trying to remain a role model for his twelve-year-old son.
This movie was selected for the Deauville American Film Festival 2006.
Alright come here, this is my favourite part. That one right there...
Jack: It's 7000 dollars.
Nick Naylor: 7000 for a fish?
Jack: Yep, kinda makes you wanna stop eating sushi, but I guess you kinda have to.
Jack: See that big white one right there?
Jack: Swear to you, 12000, gift from...
When Bobby Jay Bliss enters a National Guard recruiting office in 1971, modern cars are reflected in the door.
In the opening credits, printed under "A Jason Reitman Film" is "Established 1977", the year of Jason Reitman's birth.
$262,923 (USA) (19 March 2006)
$24,792,061 (USA) (10 September 2006)
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