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Jason Reitman

Jason Reitman came across Walter Kirn’s novel Up In The Air at the famous Sunset Boulevard shop Book Soup. He had written his first screenplayThank You For Smoking, based on the novel by Christopher Buckley, but could not get it financed and was looking for new material. “I stumbled across Up In The Air and I literally judged the book by its cover, which I know ...

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