Based on Christopher Buckley's acclaimed novel of the same title and adapted for the screen by Jason Reitman, Thank You for Smoking is a fiercely satirical look at today's culture of spin! Aaron Eckhart stars as Nick Naylor, a sexy, charismatic spin-doctor for Big Tobacco who'll fight to protect America's right to smoke - even if it kills him. When he incurs the wrath of a senator William H. Macy bent on snuffing out cigarettes, Nick's powers of "filtering the truth" will be put to the test. View in iTunes. Critics Consensus: Loaded with delightfully unscrupulous characters and and a witty, cynical script, Thank You For Smoking is a sharp satire with a brilliantly smarmy lead performance from Aaron Eckhart.
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He is talented in speaking and spins arguments to defend the cigarette industry in the most difficult situations. They frequently meet each other in a bar and they self-title the M. Squad, a. Merchants of Death, disputing which industry has killed more people. When the ambitious reporter Heather Holloway betrays Nick disclosing confidences he had in bed with her, his life turns upside-down. But Nick is good in what he does for the mortgage. District Attorney Tom Logan is set for higher office, at least until he becomes involved with defence lawyer Laura Kelly and her unpredictable client Chelsea Deardon. It seems the least of Chelsea's crimes is the theft o Embarrassed about bringing him back to her tiny apartment that she shares with her roommate Audrey, Jo Returning to the small Florida town where he grew up, Billy Turner Nelson learns that his father has been killed.
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Language Set favourite s Login. 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. Delightfully unscrupulous characters and searing cynicism prick all sides of the anti-smoking issue with hilarity and intelligence. AG] sub download 0 Greek subtitle Thank. AG] sub download 0 Greek subtitle Th2nk. You'll need to inhale, then exhale slowly and relax before plunging into the world of Nick Naylor Aaron Eckhart , lobbyist and bag man for the Tobacco Industry. The laughs are some of the best abdominal exercise I've ever had at the movies. Thank You for Smoking is far and away the best satire to come out of Hollywood in years. This film is far better at true satire, its wit biting do-gooders and do-badders alike. It has been too long since Satire and the Politically Incorrect Sense of Humor have been allowed to point out the absurd in all sides of an issue.
Sadly, my ward shuns us. That's all we're really saying. Is there hope for us. You can feel it in your bones.