Posts tagged "jason reitman"

The Coolest Father/Son Filmmaking Duo In School

The are certain families—like, say, the Coppolas and the Gyllenhaals—where coolness seems to be infused in the DNA. I’d like to add another to the list: the Reitmans. Papa Ivan is the producer behind flicks like “Ghostbusters” and “Animal House,” and son Jason grew up on his sets. “I was on the set of ‘Animal…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / December 18, 2009

Peer Pressure: Go See “Up In The Air”

When I first heard about “Up In The Air,” it sounded a lot like “The Terminal,” only with George Clooney instead of Tom Hanks, which is an instant, mega-upgrade. Now that the flick from 32-year-old writer/director Jason Reitman (“Thank You For Smoking,” “Juno”) has been out for a week, everyone is going “Up in the

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 9, 2009