Thank You for SmokingThe film follows the efforts of Big Tobacco's chief spokesman, Nick Naylor, who lobbies on behalf of cigarettes using heavy spin tactics while also trying to remain a role model for his 12-year-old son.
Actors of "Thank You for Smoking"
Characters of "Thank You for Smoking"
Directors of "Thank You for Smoking"Jason ReitmanBirthdate: 19 October 1977, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Creators of "Thank You for Smoking"Jason ReitmanBirthdate: 19 October 1977, Montreal, Quebec, CanadaChristopher BuckleyBirthdate: 1952, New York City, New York, USA
Critic Reviews of "Thank You for Smoking"Salon.comOctober 07, 2006
The picture is obviously a satire, but it has no sharpness, no sense of daring.Time OutJune 24, 2006
Aiming at all targets and hitting none of them, the movie is as harmless and inconsequential as a candy cigarette.New York Magazine/VultureMay 12, 2006
Even the good lines here last a self-congratulatory beat too long.Orlando SentinelApril 07, 2006
Deliciously nasty, naughty satire.Seattle TimesMarch 31, 2006
Reitman, still in his 20s, knows something that many more seasoned directors never figure out: how to make audiences laugh along with a film that's laughing at itself.Houston ChronicleMarch 31, 2006
Literate and smirky in its assault on liars and fools across the map.Empire Magazine AustralasiaNovember 07, 2012
Curiously, the film's key drawback --its impassive resolution feels a little too slick -- is arguably indicative of the theme: no matter how much we may think we're peeling back the layers, all we arrive at is another façade.Film and FeltSeptember 19, 2009
Thank You For Smoking gets much of its juice from a superb Aaron Eckhart as Nick Naylor.CinePassionAugust 30, 2009
The joke fizzlesBrandonFibbs.comFebruary 28, 2008
Thank You For Smoking is an elegant satire, sneaky and subtle...Eye for FilmAugust 10, 2007
played so amiably that you barely notice how prickly its barbs are until they have dug right in.Apollo GuideJuly 17, 2007
Leave your preconceptions at the door, prepare for your favourite causes to be skewered, and enjoy. This is one fun movie.
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