Feature Film | 2009 | Comedy, Drama | USA

Main data

DirectorJason Reitman
Written byJason Reitman, Sheldon Turner, Walter Kirn (literary source)
ProductionParamount Pictures [us]

Project data

Length of movie109

    Brief synopsis

    With a job that has him traveling around the country firing people, Ryan Bingham leads an empty life out of a suitcase, until his company does the unexpected: ground him.


    Camera Departmentdirector of photographyEric Steelberg
    Castingcasting directorMindy Marin
    Director's DepartmentdirectorJason Reitman
    EditingeditorDana E. Glauberman
    Makeup Departmentmakeup artist / hair stylist Elisabeth DietrichChef Maskenbildner
    ProducerproducerDaniel Dubiecki
    ProducerproducerIvan Reitman
    Production Designproduction designerSteve Saklad
    ScreenplayscreenwriterSheldon Turner
    ScreenplayscreenwriterJason Reitman

    Production companies

    Paramount Pictures [us]


    Award winnerYearAwardCategory 
    George Clooney2010Academy Awards (Oscar) [us]actor in a leading roleNominated
    Ivan Reitman2010Academy Awards (Oscar) [us]Best Motion PictureNominated
    Jason Reitman2010Academy Awards (Oscar) [us]Best Adapted ScreenplayNominated
    Vera Farmiga2010Academy Awards (Oscar) [us]Best Actor In A Supporting RoleNominated
    Sheldon Turner2010Academy Awards (Oscar) [us]Best Adapted ScreenplayNominated
    Daniel Dubiecki2010Academy Awards (Oscar) [us]Best Motion PictureNominated


    Theatre releaseGermanyThursday, 04.02.2010